Three people were transported to hospitals after a crash in Mount Airy on Tuesday afternoon, according to the Carroll County Sheriff's Office.
Police, fire and emergency medical services responded just after 4 p.m. to a head-on collision between a Chevrolet Avalanche and a Nissan Murano in the area of Harrisville Road and Akers Drive in Mount Airy.
Following a preliminary investigation, it is believed alcohol may have been involved, according to a Carroll County Sheriff's Office spokesperson.
It is believed that the driver of the Chevrolet, a woman, 41, of Woodbine, was traveling west on Harrisville Road when the vehicle approached a right curve in the roadway, crossed the center line, and struck the Nissan, which was traveling eastbound, according to a news release from teh Sheriff's Office.
The driver and passenger of the Nissan, a man, 62, and a woman 59, both of Mount Airy, were transported to University of Maryland Shock Trauma with serious injuries. The driver of the Chevrolet was transported to MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C., according to the release.