Learner driver has their car seized by police in Blackpool

A driver allegedly caught without L plates or a supervising motorist has had their car seized by police in Blackpool.

Wednesday, 27th March 2019, 1:50 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th March 2019, 1:53 pm
The Ford Fiesta was seized on Newton Drive. Credit: Lancs Road Police

The silver Ford Fiesta was stopped due to missing a rear exhaust silencer on Newton Drive at noon.

Officers found the driver to be allegedly only a provisional licence holder.

Lancs Road Police tweeted: "This became a further problem with the absence of L plates and a driver suitably qualified to supervise."

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The Ford Fiesta was seized on Newton Drive. Credit: Lancs Road Police

The car was seized and the driver reported for the offences.