A mother and infant were killed in a motorcycle accident near Kattakada here on Monday. The incident occurred at around 4.30 p.m. at Kadukkara, near Kattakada.

The vehicle on which Shameer, 24, wife Haseena, 19, and their three-month-old daughter Hathiya Fatima were travelling was hit by a KSRTC bus. Police said Haseena, who was run over by the bus, died on the spot. Although Shameer and the baby were rushed to the Medical College Hospital, the infant's life could not be saved, they said.