Vehicle Transporting corpse catches fire But Dead Body Remains Unburnt – Video. It was sad when a vehicle transporting a corpse to the deceased home in South Africa catches fire and burst into flames.
Incident took place on Saturday morning around Broadway Street, Paarl, Boland.
News is sad and it immediately went viral.
Undertakers made it clear that the body was unburnt and the funeral went on as planned.
A statement released by Paarl East’ Drakenstein Municipality Spokesperson, Riana Geldenhuys stated that the corpse was burnt but corrected it on Sunday, December 6th.
Pictures of the burning hearse is currently making rounds online, media personality, Ubi Franklin also posted it on his social media account.
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