Shocking video shows man stumble and fall under a tram

Monday, 15th April 2019, 12:05 pm
Updated Tuesday, 16th April 2019, 10:18 am

This is the shocking moment a man stumbles and falls onto the tracks as a tram departs.

In the footage the man can be seen staggering towards the tram doors in Sheffield city centre before pushing the button to try and open the door.

However, despite his efforts, the tram sets off leaving the man to stumble alongside the carriage.

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Man falls into tram in Sheffield - Credit: @crag06

As the tram carries on the man then loses his footing and falls into the tram tracks and underneath the moving tram.

Trams were held between Castle and Square and Cathedral as emergency services attended the incident to help the man.

The man was helped from the scene with trams delayed for 15 minutes as a result of the incident.

Originally published on our sister title, The Star