AN Audi car was seized after a motorist was a stopped for driving at more than double the speed limit on a busy East Lancasahire road.

Lancashire Road Police posted on their social media pages about the incident in Colne.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: "The driver of this Audi was stopped in Colne having been driving at 70mph in a 30 overtaking cars on Keighley Road.

"To make matters worse the driver has no licence or insurance. 

"Vehicles seized and driver reported for a number of offences."