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      'Honey Oil' Explosion Sends Man to Hospital with Burns

      A man{}suffered severe{}burns after Fresno firefighters say he tried to extract honey oil from marijuana and it exploded.

      It happened around{}4:30 p.m. on Friday, at a second story apartment{}at Olive and 8th Streets in East Central Fresno.

      Firefighters say the man was using butane to extract oil from marijuana and it ignited, causing a flash fire. Crews quickly put out the fire, but the man received second degree burns as a result on the explosion.

      One other person and two kids, including a 6-year-old, were in the apartment at the time.

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