UPDATE: Bayview SAPS spokesperson, W/O Collin Chetty has confirmed to DurbanZone Journos that the driver of the vehicle on fire was not harmed. He said that the hearse was not transporting any occupants or coffins at the time. W/O Chetty said he could not confirm at this stage whether the fire was caused by a mechanical malfunction, but he said that no foul play was suspected.
CHATSWORTH – On the Higginson Highway, just before the off-ramp, this morning, a Pinetown Funeral Services’ hearse caught alight, enroute to Pinetown. Traffic has been diverted.
Updates to follow