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Hash oil explosion sets fire to NE Portland house

Portland arson investigators say a butane hash oil explosion damaged a Northeast Portland house Monday evening.

The explosion and fire happened at about 6:33 p.m. March 7, in the house at 4726 N.E. 111th Ave. The house suffered minor damage, according to fire investigators.

No one was injured when the explosion started fires inside and outside the dwelling. About 10 people were in the house at the time, three of those less than 6 years old.