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Update: Two teens taken to hospital after explosion at Craig Beach home

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Sources tell 21 News, two teens were taken to the hospital following an explosion inside a home in Craig Beach. 

The incident happened on Glenwood Avenue around 6:20 p.m. 

The Craig Beach Police Chief tells 21 News that the victims told him that they found something in the woods and tried to light it.

It was then discovered that the object exploded inside the home, according to the chief. 

The chief went on to say that one of the teens said he tried to throw the object, but it exploded in his hand. 

Police tell 21 News, the teen holding the explosive suffered serious injuries to his hand. 

The other teen suffered minor injuries from what police described as shrapnel from the explosion. 

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is reportedly on scene.

Stay connected with this developing story on WFMJ.com and on the 21 News app. 

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