Freight train derails in Michigan City

A 10 car freight train carrying coal to the NIPSCO generating station derailed in Michigan City Friday around 5:30 a.m.

The accident happened near Highway 12 on the county line between LaPorte and Porter counties.

The South Shore train's westbound routes were disrupted for a couple of hours, but has returned to normal operations. They are experiencing some delays.

No injuries were reported.

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