Mangaluru, Oct 27: In a harrowing incident, a newly-wed couple were killed on the when their motorbike was knocked down by speeding lorry on Thokkottu over-bridge this evening.
The deceased have been identified as bike rider Ryan Fernandes and pillion rider Priya Fernandes. It is learnt that they had recently got married.
While the woman died on spot, her husband breathed her last at a private hospital.
After their married they were staying at a rented house in Bangera Lane, Ullal.
Both of them were staff at Father Muller Medical College Hospital in Mangaluru and the accident took place when they were returning home after work, sources said.