More than 1,000 NIPSCO customers lost power in Westchester Township,
Downtown Chesterton, and Morgan Park, after a car hit a utility pole on
Brummitt Road, the Northern Indiana Public Service Company said.
NIPSCO spokesman Nick Meyer told the Chesterton Tribune today that
the accident occurred around 8:30 p.m. on Brummitt Road east of Indian
A total of 1,162 customers were affected.
By 10:15 p.m. or so, repairs had been made and the juice restored to all
customers, Meyer said.