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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