Man killed in crash with transit bus in Capitol Heights

- A driver has died after being involved in a crash with a bus in Capitol Heights, police say.

According to Prince George’s County police, a car traveling northbound on Ritchie Road at Old Ritchie Road struck the bus traveling in the opposite direction at around 8:10 p.m. Friday.

The transit vehicle is a TheBus, which is a bus service that operates in Prince George’s County.

The adult male driver was pronounced dead at the scene, police say. A passenger in the car was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The bus driver also taken to the hospital. Police say he also suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

There were no passengers on the bus.

Ritchie Road was closed in both directions from Ashwood Drive to Old Ritchie Road. 

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