A DRIVER was reported after being caught doing an illegal U-turn.

The vehicle was spotted by traffic officers ignoring the no U-turn sign at the A580, East Lancs Road, junction with Moorside Road in Swinton.

It was then followed towards Bolton by officers before being stopped in Bolton Road, Farnworth.

When police carried out checks the BMW was found to be uninsured.

The car was seized and the driver was reported for the illegal u-turn and for not having any insurance.