3 killed in Montgomery Co. snowplow crash identified

The three people — two women and a man — who died in a crash after their SUV collided with a snowplow in Montgomery County, Maryland, on Monday night have been identified.

Police said Tuesday that Shawde Ajee Nayonta Wicks, 27, of Clinton, Natasha Ann Hunter, 41, of Baltimore, Gary Eugene Early, 52, also of Baltimore, were killed around 6:45 p.m.

The surviving passenger is currently listed in serious condition.



According to police, the northbound Cadillac SRX they were in collided with the rear end of a snowplow at Columbia Pike near Briggs Chaney Road.

The driver of the plow was uninjured and remained on the scene.

The investigation continues.

Will Vitka

William Vitka is a Digital Editor and reporter for WTOP.com. He's been in the news industry for over a decade. Before joining WTOP, he worked for CBS News, Stuff Magazine, The New York Post and wrote a variety of books—about a dozen of them, with more to come.

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