The woman who was killed and the man who was critically injured in a crash in Chevy Chase Tuesday morning have been identified, Montgomery County police said.

About 11:40 a.m. Tuesday, officers and Fire/Rescue personnel responded to the crash at Connecticut Avenue near W. Irving Street. An investigation found that a 2005 Subaru Outback station wagon left the right side of the roadway and struck a tree.

The passenger, 88-year-old District resident Ann R. Smith, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver ?-- 65-year-old Robert Jay Groner, of Olney -- was taken to a hospital in critical condition, police said.