Having problems with your Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera ?

I was taking a picture with my nixon camera L18 and i heard a huge pop and when i tried to take another picture it came out dark, and no matter if the flash is on or off the light will still not flash what does this mean? please help??

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