WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (CBS4) – Plumes of smoke coming from near Woodland Park caused many to worry in the Denver metro area.
The smoke is coming from the Trout Creek prescribed burn in the Pike National Forest.READ MORE: Drug Lab Inside Denver Homeless Camp Causes Explosion, City Finds 30 Propane Tanks
Officials say their operations are normal and nothing has grown out of control.
The smoke could be seen as far as Parker.READ MORE: Fund Set Up For Brad Brubaker's Family, Victim In Denver Highlands Crash
They say the “low intensity” fire is clearing out fuel for potential wildfires. In all, crews burned 200 acres on Wednesday.MORE NEWS: COVID In Colorado: Counties Prepare Local COVID Dials As State COVID Dial Is Set To Expire