MONROE (WWJ) – One person is dead after a car crashes into a Monroe county home.

Police say the car was headed south on Monroe Street when it left the road and hit a house on Stedman around 7 a.m. Sunday.

The driver was taken to a nearby hospital where he was later pronounced dead. No one inside of the house – which is extensively damaged – was hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to call Monroe police as the investigation continues.