One person has been confirmed dead after a house caught fire on Sunday afternoon in Bastrop.

Bastrop Fire Department received a call around 3 p.m. that the house at 5901 Mer Rouge-Collinston Rd. was engulfed in flames.

The State Fire Marshal's Office, Bastrop Fire Department and the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office all responded to the call.

Currently, the State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating this case.

The identity of the victim has not been released yet and the cause of the fire is still unknown. There will be more information to follow.