Friday, June 21, 2013 at 11:00 am (Updated: June 21, 12:07 pm)
Clear Creek County firefighters responded to reports of a wild land fire on Upper Squaw Pass, only to stand down when it was discovered to be wind-blown pollen.
The pollen was so convincing that a helicopter was requested to fly over the area to get a better look.
The call came in at about 11:30 a.m. and emergency crews finished their investigation at 12:50 p.m.
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