Dec 10, 2014 9:13 AM
Firefighters in Redding are investigating what they call an explosion that destroyed a garage in a home and led officers to a cannabis extraction lab.
Last night officials were called to a fire on the 4000 block of Winchester place off of Wisconsin Drive.
The blaze was quickly contained.
The residents fled the scene before officers arrived.
Investigators found cans of butane gas and a cannabis extraction lab in the garage.
Redding Police say it's the biggest cannabis extraction lab they have found in Shasta County.
Redding Police are assisting with the investigation of the fire.