By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

WESTMONT, Ill. (CBS) — One person was found dead after a car was discovered submerged in a pond in suburban Westmont Sunday.

Police are trying to figure out what happened.

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Dive teams were called to 999 Oakmont Lane around noon and found the car in the water and a person unresponsive inside. A search found no other victims.

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Westmont’s fire chief said preliminary reports show the car veered off Route 83, through a field and into the pond.

Crews then pulled the car from the water.

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The fire chief said there was some snow on the ground, but it is not clear whether that played a role.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff