Hash oil explosions becoming all too common in Colorado


On Saturday night, an apartment in Colorado Springs, Colorado blew up — and shortly thereafter, Lee Brown, 51, was arrested. Why? He’s suspected of causing the explosion by attempting to make hash oil inside.
Feel like you’ve heard that story before? That’s because such tales are becoming all too common. Denver Westword has photos and details about five hash-oil explosions, including the most recent one — plus details about why the process is so dangerous.