A MAN who overturned his car in a field in Barnsley has been disqualified from driving for 12 months for drug driving.

The 26-year-old crashed into a field along Tankersley Lane, Hoyland, in April.

He was arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs and driving whilst over the prescribed drug drive limit.

Police later confirmed that he had taken cannabis.

The motorist pleaded guilty to the offences at Barnsley Magistrates' Court and was disqualified from driving for 12 months. He was also fined £160.