The Palisade Police Department responded to a one vehicle crash in the 300 block of Troyer avenue.
Responding officers located a small passenger vehicle that collided into the side of a building.
The vehicle caught fire, causing a portion of the building to ignite. This closed east and west bound traffic on North River road while crews cleared the area and Colorado State Patrol conducted an investigation.
One person was found deceased in the vehicle, and the cause of crash is still under investigation.