By CBS Baltimore Staff

FAIRLAND, Md. (WJZ) — Three people are dead and one person is in critical condition after a car crashed into a snow plow Monday evening in Montgomery County, police said.

The crash happened around 7 p.m. on Columbia Pike at Briggs Chaney Road in Fairfield. All lanes were blocked as of 8 p.m.

The crash happened after a snowstorm brought up to a foot of snow to the DC metro region Monday morning.

Police did not release any identifying information on those involved. The crash remains under investigation.

CBS Baltimore Staff