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Coronation Street star Trevor Georges hailed as a hero after rescuing homeless man hit by a tram


CORONATION Street's Trevor Michael Georges has been hailed as a hero after rushing to the rescue of a homeless man dragged under a tram.

The actor, who plays Ed Bailey in the soap, raced over to help in the wake of the nightmare accident while shopping in Manchester.

Trevor tweeted this afternoon: "Went shopping in Manchester only to see a homeless guy dragged under a tram.

"Gave him a fag and stayed with him till the ambulance came. Stay safe people please!"

Co-star Georgia Taylor, 41, wrote: "Oh god love that’s awful! Hope he’s going to be ok. Glad you were there to help. Traumatic for you to see that too xxx."

Trevor replied: "He was banged up but on his feet (eventually, out cold to begin with). Could have been MUCH worse. X."

He added: "He’s in the ambulance (with a packet of fags from me). Stay safe Atius. I hope your day gets better.

"Shout out to the tram driver too. Wasn’t his fault but the poor guy was really shaken."

Trevor was called a hero for helping out with one fan writing: "Oh my goodness. That's awful. I hope he's ok & you too. You're wonderful looking after him like that. Stay safe."

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