CHESAPEAKE BEACH, Md. (FOX 5 DC) - Two people are dead and three firefighters are injured following a two-alarm fire in Chesapeake Beach Wednesday.
The fire happened at the Fishing Creek of the Courtyards townhouse complex in the 3800 block Gordon Stinnett Avenue.
Authorities say a woman and child are unaccounted for at this time.
While three firefighters were injured, 10 more were treated for smoke inhalation at the scene. Some residents were also treated for smoke inhalation and other health issues.
Seven families have been displaced, fire officials say.
Two people have died, three firefighters were injured, and seven families displaced in a massive fire in Chesapeake Beach this afternoon. Four townhomes collapsed and the victims were trapped inside. Our prayers go out to the entire community for this devastating loss. pic.twitter.com/YfXa8L4kXb— Anne Cutler (@AnneCutler) April 4, 2019
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