BBC News said:Man dies after Metrolink accident
A 24-year-old man has died after he was knocked down by a tram in Manchester city centre.
The accident happened near the G-Mex Centre, at the junction of Windmill Street and Lower Moseley Street, just after midnight on Saturday.
The man was taken to Manchester Royal Infirmary where he was pronounced dead.
Rail investigators have begun an inquiry and are appealing for any witnesses to the accident to contact them on 0161 856 3995.