CONCEPTION BAY SOUTH, N.L. -- Police say they pulled over a driver in Conception Bay South, N.L., and discovered he had $18,000 in unpaid fines.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says officers made a traffic safety stop at about 10:20 p.m. on Saturday.

They say the man was also driving with a suspended licence and no insurance.

Police say he was ticketed under the Highway Traffic Act and his vehicle was impounded.