Alleged honey oil lab explosion in San Jacinto sends one to hospital; no arrests made

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The detached room in which an alleged butane honey oil lab is believed to have exploded Thursday, sending one woman to a hospital with major burn injuries. Valley News/Riverside County Sheriff's Department courtesy photo
A San Jacinto woman was hospitalized with severe burn injuries after what is believed to be a butane honey oil lab explosion, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said Friday. Around 6:45 p.m. Thursday, a call came in to the San Jacinto Sheriff’s Station reporting an explosion in the 500 block of Soboba Avenue, according to sheriff’s Sgt. Julio Olguin. The caller reported that a woman had walked over to their residence and said her stove exploded while she was cooking, according to Olguin. Deputies arrived and found a 29-year-old woman with severe burns to 30% of her body; she was airlifted to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Colton. The woman’s boyfriend, a 29-year-old man, had minor cuts and burns to his upper torso, Olguin said. Deputies who interviewed t
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