Private car catches fire on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway

Published: September 01, 2018 15:49:37 | Updated: September 02, 2018 12:02:16

A private car was gutted as a fire broke out in it on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway at Masterbari area in Gazipur city on Saturday morning.

Zakir Hossain, station officer of Gazipur Fire Service, said a businessman, Mehedi Hasan, found technical problems with his car while he was driving towards Joydebpur.

At one stage, Hossain said, the car caught fire on the highway around 7:30am.

On information, a firefighting team rushed in and doused the fire around 8:00am.

However, there was no report of any casualty in the incident, reports UNB.

The fire triggered huge traffic jam on the busy highway.

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