Cameras capture pot shop blast

Santa Fe, N.M., (KOB) — The New Mexico Environment Department Tuesday released shocking video of a medical marijuana dispensary explosion that left two employees severely burned last July.

The department is in the midst of wrapping up its investigation of the explosion, which happened at NewMexiCann Natural Medicine Cannabis Clinic when workers were apparently using butane to extract THC from marijuana to make cannabis oil.

The room is seen instantly filling with flames. One worker struggles to open a nearby door and escape, and another is seen seconds later running and jumping through the flames to get out.

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