Drunk van driver arrested on M6

A van driver has been arrested for driving on the M6 while drunk.

Sunday, 1st July 2018, 12:08 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th July 2018, 6:10 pm
The van was pulled over on the M6. Photo: Lancs Roads Police

Officers from Lancashire Roads Police unit received a call from a concerned member of the public after the Transit van was spotted driving erratically on the M6.

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The driver was pulled over at Junction 32 for Broughton and was found to be three times the legal drink driving limit.

An officer from the unit tweeted: "Driver now in custody after providing an alcohol reading of 100, nearly three times the legal limit."