were transported to hospital early this morning after a two-vehicle accident
at the intersection of Ind. 49 and Gateway Blvd., the Chesterton Fire
Lt. Brent Valpatic
told the Chesterton Tribune today that the CFD responded to the scene
at 5:44 a.m. A total of five persons was transported to hospital--three to
the Franciscan Alliance ER department on Indian Boundary Road, two to Porter
Regional Hospital--and one of them had to be extricated, following the
All injuries were
non-life threatening, Valpatic said.
Police Department was still investigating the accident this morning.
The CFD cleared the
scene at 6:45 a.m.