Soap actor is due in court on 16 April

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Coronation Street star Ryan Thomas has been charged with failing to stop after a car smash.

The actor is accused of crashing his Chrysler in Manchester city centre before leaving the scene.

The vehicle collided with a lamppost on 31 October at 4am.

Ryan, 25, is also accused of failing to report the accident to police.

He will appear at Manchester Magistrates’ Court on 16 April.

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