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Police: Minor Explosion at Balfour Place Apts. Result of Making Hash Oil

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Reno Police say a minor explosion that damaged a first-floor apartment at Balfour Place near Costco was the result of making hash oil.

The incident happened just before 3:15pm Thursday at 2300 Harvard Way. Three engines responded to the scene.

Authorities say one woman was taken to Renown Regional Medical Center with first- and second-degree burns to her arm and face. There's no immediate word on her condition.

The apartment sustained minimal damage.

Police say this is the fifth explosion involving hash oil making in the last month in our region.

Charges may be filed.
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