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A word of warning: Flares are washing up on local beaches.

We know of at least five flares coming ashore in the town of Palm Beach and near the Boynton Inlet. One cylinder washed up at the Palm Beach Par Three Golf Course.

Fire-rescue says the flares are from the U.S. Navy and contain phosphorus and are water activated. That's why they're so dangerous.

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