SILVER SPRING, Md. (WJZ) — Three passengers in a sport utility vehicle have died after they crashed into the back of snowplow in Silver Spring on Monday evening, Montgomery County police said.

About 6:45 p.m., police and emergency medical services responded to the scene at Columbia Pike near Briggs Chaney Road and found a black Cadillac SRX with four passengers had crashed into the back of a Peterbilt snowplow dump truck.

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Two women and one male were pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Two of the victims were from Baltimore. The victims have been identified as 41-year-old Natasha Ann Hunter of Baltimore; 52-year-old Gary Eugene Early of Baltimore; and 27-year-old Shawde Ajee Nayonta Wicks of Clinton, Md.

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EMS removed the fourth passenger from the rear of the vehicle and took him to a local hospital for treatment. He is currently listed in serious condition, police said.

The driver of the snowplow remained on the scene after the collision, police said.

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The cause of the crash is still being investigated.

CBS Baltimore Staff