Arson investigators have determined the cause of an explosion that destroyed a house on Price Street.The home is in the Rexland Acres area of south Bakersfield. Sheriff’s spokesman Ray Pruitt says two people were seriously burned late Friday night because of an explosion in a butane honey oil lab. Firefighters found much of the house engulfed in flames when they arrived. A third person inside the house was unhurt, no one has been arrested as the investigation continues into who had been running the lab to extract high potency THC oil from marijuana using volatile chemicals.

Sean Michael Lisle