Coronation Street fans have been told to expect heart-rending scenes next week involving Maria.

Warning: spoiler alert.

ITV has released a photo from the Wednesday, January 29 episode and says: "When Maria Connor (Samia Longchambon) suffers a dizzy spell and tells Ali Neeson (James Burrows) she's bleeding, he insists on driving her to hospital for a scan. 

"As the sonographer breaks the news that she's lost the baby, Maria's heartbroken.

"Quizzing her about her symptoms, Ali realises that she has measles. The doctor confirms this is the likely cause of her miscarriage."

Coronation Street airs on Virgin Media One and ITV on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

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