Explosion linked to marijuana production in Kirkland apartment

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KIRO is reporting of an explosion in an apartment where legal marijuana was being manufactured. Two people were sent to the hospital following the blast.

An explosion Wednesday night at a Kirkland apartment complex is being blamed on malfunctioning equipment used in the legal manufacturing of marijuana.
It happened just after 9 p.m. in the 7000 block of Northeast 142 Street in Kirkland. Two men inside were hospitalized.
Police said the explosion occurred because of a malfunction in a canister used in the pot growing operation.
Kirkland police would not elaborate on how the canister was being used or if flammable gasses were involved.
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