Sunday, one person is dead after multiple cars caught on fire this morning.

Officials say the cars caught on fire in the area of Sherwood Dr. South in Scotchtown.

Neighbors say they heard a large booming sound just before 10 a.m.

"First I smelled something, then I heard something. So I went to the window, looked out, and I saw smoke rising up. And then I heard another something and there was more smoke rising up."

No word yet on what caused the fires.