Watch out for bottles filled with dangerous substance, authorities say

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GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Garfield County authorities are warning people to stay away from bottles filled with a dangerous substance.

Bottles similar to the size of water bottles have been popping up along river banks in Garfield, Eagle and Pitkin counties, filled with a blue or purple liquid and a paper-like substance, according to the Garfield County Sheriff's Office. They're mostly encapsulated by duct tape.

Deputies said the contents are corrosive, flammable and a dangerous to human health.

The sheriff's office said to not touch these bottles if you see them. Make note of the location and call authorities right away.

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