A man was seriously injured after an explosion at a property in Epsom earlier today (Monday, August 10).
Police said they suspected the site of the explosion, on Preston Drive in Epsom, was being use to produce cannabis oil.
A spokesperson for the Epsom and Ewell branch of Surrey Police revealed on Twitter they had arrested two people in connection with the blast but that the man had since been “de-arrested” after being taken to hospital.
His condition remains “serious”, police said, while a woman who was also arrested at the scene has since been released.
Man in serious condition in hospital following explosion in Preston Drive #Epsom 1.50pm 8/8. Property suspected being used for production of cannabis oil. Man+woman in 30s, man de-arrested after being taken to hospital, woman released on…