People think this pothole looks like Paul McCartney

A pothole has become an unlikely sensation online after its resemblance to Paul McCartney was first noticed.

The crack in the road surface was first spotted by the Lancashire Evening Post, who pointed out the similarities in appearance to the Beatles icon.

Pothole
Pothole

Responding to the unusual photo, one user joked: "Why is no-one Fixing A Hole?"

Another quipped: "Is this one of the 4000 holes in Blackburn Lancashire?"