ComEd substation fire knocks out power for some customers

August 20, 2013 8:21:23 PM PDT
About 700 people were without power about 6 p.m. Tuesday evening after a fire at a ComEd substation.

Smoke was pouring out of the facility at 95th and Cottage Grove on the city's South Side Tuesday.

The Chicago Fire Department sent hazardous materials crews to deal with oil in that substation.