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2 Injured When Hashish Oil Explodes

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email
Police say two people were injured when chemicals they were using to make hashish oil caused an explosion at a St. Petersburg home.

Closeup image of a drop of hashish oil, Source | Wikimedia/Ryan Bushby

Associated Press Release

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Police say two people were injured when chemicals they were using to make hashish oil caused an explosion at a St. Petersburg home.

The incident happened Monday night.

St. Petersburg police say one man was taken to the Tampa General Hospital burn unit for treatment of serious burns. Th other was treated at the scene.

The explosion blew out an exterior wall at the home and severely damaged another one.

Police are continuing an investigation.

No further details were immediately available.


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