2 Young Boys Among Missing After Silver Spring Apartment Fire

– Two young boys are among those missing after a fiery explosion ripped through a Silver Spring apartment complex that started late Wednesday night.

The explosion at Flower Branch Apartments on Piney Branch Road left two dead, multiple people injured and several others missing. Many residents have lost everything they owned and others have lost family members who are either passed away or missing.


According to Montgomery County Fire Chief Scott Goldstein, fire crews were called to the apartment complex for reports of an explosion and fire shortly before midnight.