POLICE stopped a car on a Lancashire motorway to find eight people on board - two were hiding in the boot.

North West Motorway Police posted on their social media channels about the incident yesterday morning.

They said: "Thanks a call from a motorist on the M6 in Lancashire, this vehicle was stopped by MS24.

"Eight passengers with two hiding in the boot.

"No insurance and a defective front tyre.

"The driver couldn’t see what the problem was."