SUV Crashes Into Mobile Store In Great Neck
A 66 year old woman was killed Monday when an SUV crashed into an AT&T store in Great Neck trapping her underneath, according to Nassau County police.
The 65-year-old driver of a 2006 Toyota Rav4 pulled into the parking lot of the AT&T store on Northern Boulevard near Nassau Road. She told police she couldn’t stop and the car slammed into the store’s front window. Lizabeth Sbar, of Great Neck, was sitting on a couch in front of the window inside was struck and became trapped under the SUV.
Witnesses at the scene surrounded the vehicle and lifted it off of Sbar, police said. Angelo and other workers from Auto Expo across the street ran over to see what happened. “There was a woman lying under the car,” he told D’Auria. “The tire was on her chest. So we all got together and we lifted the car and I pulled her out.” Angelo said Sbar was still breathing when she was rescued.
“She seemed to be conscious. She was breathing but she didn’t look good,” said. Sbar died around 1 p.m. at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset. Two other people suffered minor injuries. The driver of the Toyota Rav4 and her 25-year-old daughter were not injured.