A MAN has been arrested following an alleged hit and run in Accrington.

A car was reported to police this morning for disorderly driving in a damage only hit and run.

The van was spotted again this afternoon and, when stopped, the driver provided a positive drug test for cocaine.

He also had an illegal number plate.

Hyndburn Police wrote on Facebook: "Vehicle reported, this morning in Accrington, being driven by a male who appeared under the influence as involved in a damage only hit and run.

"Vehicle was located driving this afternoon and stopped by Team 4 Immediate Response and Tac Ops.

"Male provided a positive drug wipe sample for cocaine and was then arrested."