Driver fined £100 for carrying SIX passengers in this small car

Police pulled the car over in Castleford.
Police pulled the car over in Castleford.

Wakefield police were a little surprised to see just how many people were in a small car when they pulled it over in Castleford yesterday.

Wakefield Bike Cops tweeted their find saying: "Just stopped a car in Castleford.

"The driver seemed shocked that I gave him a ticket for carrying 6 passengers...in a Picanto!"

The officer said the driver was fined £100 and given three points on their licence.

They also advised the people in the car to #getabus

The driver was "shocked" to be fined for carrying SIX people in a small Picanto car. (picture isn't of actual car!)

The driver was "shocked" to be fined for carrying SIX people in a small Picanto car. (picture isn't of actual car!)