A hearse caught fire Tuesday afternoon in Bellmead with two bodies in the vehicle.

According to the Bellmead Fire Department, the driver pulled into a Speedy Pac at 4304 Bellmead Dr. when a mechanical problem started a fire.

The bodies, which were in caskets, were removed from the hearse before the flames spread to that part of the vehicle.

The driver was not hurt. The hearse had to be towed away.