One person was killed Thursday afternoon when a car crashed into a school bus and the car burst into flames in the Temple Hills area, Prince George’s County police said.

Few details were immediately available as investigators tried to unravel the incident that happened near the intersection of Temple Hills Road and Old Temple Hills Road at about 6 p.m.

Police officials said one person was found dead inside a car and a school bus was knocked off the road, said Cpl. Lamar Robinson, a police spokesman. No students were on board the bus, only the driver and another public school employee, who were not hurt.

Authorities are investigating what caused the crash.