Explosive device found along Cardiff State Beach

Beach evacuated for two hours

CARDIFF-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. -  

A San Diego County beach was evacuated over the weekend after someone found a military explosive in the sand.
 
The Los Angeles Times says a stretch of Cardiff State Beach was shut down for two hours on Sunday.
 
The San Diego County Sheriff's Department says a beachgoer found the explosive and took it to lifeguards, who alerted deputies.
 
A sheriff's bomb squad removed the explosive for disposal, and the beach was reopened.
 
Officials did not say what type of explosive it was. 
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