MARDAN: At least 11 students were injured when a school bus hit an electric tower here on Thursday.

Rescue sources said that the accident took place at Nawan Kaley Road Mardan where a school bus carry pupils back home got out of control of driver due to over speeding and struck an power pylon by roadside.

As a result of accident 11 school children were injured who were rushed to hospital for treatment. The police after registering a case against the bus driver have started the investigation.