Manchester

Man hurt after leg trapped by Chorlton Metrolink tram

St Werburgh's Road tram stop Image copyright Google
Image caption The incident happened at St Werburgh's Road Metrolink stop in Chorlton

A man has been seriously injured after his leg became trapped between a tram and a platform, police said.

He was dragged across the platform at St Werburgh's Road Metrolink stop in Chorlton-cum-Hardy at about 00:15 BST.

An investigation is underway to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident, Greater Manchester Police said.

Transport for Greater Manchester and the Metrolink operator MRDL said it was "supporting ongoing investigations".

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