Rumi Akter Polly of DOT
 The accident took place on the Dhaka-Barishal Highway in Dignagar area of Muksudpur upazila around 3:30pm yesterday, reports bdnews24.com.
 Md Ataur Rahman, chief of Bhanga Highway Police Station, said “When a car was heading to Dhaka from Kuakata, the driver lost control and crashed into a tree.
The gas cylinder in the car exploded igniting a fire.”  He said three people died on the spot and two others died while undergoing treatment at Bhanga Upazila Heath Complex.
 The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately, reports observerbd.com.