A woman was killed a road accident here on Saturday. Gani Jesinthinal (62) of Azhagappapuram near Suchindrum, along with her son Kadiravan, was going towards Thengamputhur in a motorcycle when a mini bus from the opposite direction hit the vehicle. Jesinthinal sustained head injuries and succumbed in a hospital. Kadiravan is undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit of a private hospital. Driver Paramasivam of Shenbagamputhur near Anjugramam was arrested.