Biji Paul, 42, riding pillion on a two-wheeler died in an accident in Kuruppampady town on Wednesday after a bus ran over her. A teacher at St. Thomas High School, Iringole, she was thrown off the vehicle as the bus overtook from the left and hit the vehicle, said the police.

The two-wheeler rider was unhurt and there was no damage to the vehicle, the police said. Biji Paul, a resident of Kuruppampady, was the wife of Reji, manager, Federal Bank, Coimbatore. They have a daughter aged 16 and a son aged 6.