A 13-year-old boy was run over and killed by a Kerala State Road Transport (KSRTC) bus in Malayinkeezhu on Wednesday morning after he fell off his bicycle on the road. The police said Aromal, an Class 8 student of Chinmalaya Vidyalaya, Naruvanmoodu, fell off his cycle while negotiating a curve near Kunnumpara junction. He was run over by the bus coming from behind.

He was immediately rushed to the Medical College Hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival. The boy is the son of Ashokan and Bindu, residing at Malayinkeezhu.