Cocaine-taking Wigan motorist banned from the road
A Wigan motorist who was caught at the wheel after taking cocaine has been banned from the road for three years.
Colin Ackers, 51, of Weavermill Park, Ashton, appeared before Merseyside magistrates to admit to having taken the class A drug before driving a vehicle on the East Lancs Road at Haydock on January 5, and also to not having a valid licence or being insured to drive. As well as the disqualification, Ackers must also pay a fine, court costs and a victim services surcharge totalling £239.
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