A MAN has been sentenced for drug driving in Kendal.

Richard Williams was stopped by road traffic officers on October 17 whilst driving his Volkswagen Polo on Burton Road.

The 41-year-old, of Burland Grove in Kendal was found to have been driving with 61 ug/L of cocaine in his blood. The legal limit is 10 ug/L.

Magistrates at South Cumbria Magistrates Court on April 8 banned Williams from driving for a period of 14 months and issued a £120 fine.

He was also ordered to pay court costs of £85.