Tirur: A 68-year-old woman, who was riding pillion on the motorcycle driven by her son, killed in a road accident here on Monday night.

The deceased, Kunjamma, is a native of Muthur in Tirur.

Her son C V Vimalkumar, a former councillor of Tirur municipality, has been admitted to hospital with injuries.

They were returning home after visiting a doctor. The accident took place near the ice factory at Thazhe Palam on Tirur-Chamravattom road around 9 pm when the lorry hit the motorcycle.

Kunjamma fell on the road and she was run over by the same vehicle.