Driver dies after crashing into house

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police said a man was killed after driving into a house Saturday night.

The crash happened in the 2800 block of North Ardenwood Drive just after 10:00 p.m.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported Percy McGhee, 58, was killed when he lost control of his car and hit a house.

He died at the scene.

His 61-year-old passenger received moderate injuries and was taken to an area hospital.

Alcohol is believed to have been a factor in the crash.

Neither of the occupants was wearing a seatbelt at the time.

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