A newlywed couple was killed and three people injured when a private car crashed into a stationary oil tanker at the Digharkanda Bypass intersection on Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway in Mymensingh early Wednesday.
The deceased are Abhijit Singh, 30, and his wife Mony Singh, 22, of Kalibari area. They had gotten married only two months ago.
The car crashed into the rear of the tanker around 2:30am, leaving all five passengers injured, said Kotwali Model police station OC Mahmudul Hasan.
They were rushed to Mymensingh Medical College Hospital, where the couple died while undergoing treatment.
Of the injured, two were later shifted to Dhaka for better treatment, the OC said.