A DRIVER was arrested near Grange-over-Sands yesterday after allegedly testing positive for cocaine. 

The 35-year-old was stopped in a Peugeot on Meathop Road, Meathop, at around 1.30pm.

He was arrested on suspicion of drug driving and released under investigation.

On Twitter, South Lakes Police said: "The South Lakes Pro Active Team will continue to target these irresponsible drivers whose actions can devastate lives."