A hearse caught alight en route to a funeral in Paarl, Western Cape on Saturday, 5 December.
The vehicle was transporting the body of the deceased to the family home when it caught fire.
The hearse was completely gutted by the fire.
Willy’s and Gallico said their insurance company will investigate to determine the cause of the fire, assuring that their vehicles are serviced regularly.
The funeral home also expressed their ‘condolences’ to the affected family.
Hearse on fire: Paarl, Western Cape. There was a body inside: it was en-route to be viewed by the family. pic.twitter.com/p6zyBpxWbO
— Yusuf Abramjee (@Abramjee) December 5, 2020