A driver has bee locked up after test positive for cocaine after police stopped him.

Officers stopped the man, 47, from the Brampton area after he was spotted 'swerving in the carriageway'.

It happened on the A66 close to Centre Parcs this afternoon.

A spokesman for Cumbria police said: "A 47-year-old man from the Brampton area has been arrested on suspicion of driving a motor vehicle with the proportion of specified controlled drug above the specified limit."

In a tweet, officers said: "One male arrested on the A66 westbound at Centre parks. Vehicle swerving in the carriageway, positive for cocaine."