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A person was found dead in a burning vehicle early Wednesday in Montgomery County, authorities said.

At around 4:20 a.m., fire personnel responded to the 13700 block of Wisteria Drive in Germantown for a report of a brush fire in a wooded area, Montgomery County police said in a statement. They found a body in a burning vehicle, the statement said. The fire was extinguished and detectives were called to investigate.

No further information is available about the incident, according to the statement. Police asked anyone with information to contact them at 240-773-5070.