Driver survives 20-foot plunge from Great Neck parking deck

Police say a 58-year-old man in a Toyota Prius fell from an upper level parking lot at around 7:30 a.m. Sunday. Authorities say the driver

Police say a 58-year-old man in a Toyota Prius fell from an upper level parking lot at around 7:30 a.m. Sunday.

Police say a 58-year-old man in a Toyota Prius fell from an upper level parking lot at around 7:30 a.m. Sunday. (6/2/13)

GREAT NECK - A driver is miraculously OK after his car plunged 20 feet from a parking deck near the Long Island Rail Road in Great Neck.

Police say a 58-year-old man in a Toyota Prius fell from an upper level parking lot at around 7:30 a.m. Sunday. Authorities say the driver was trying to park and ended up slamming into a fence and landing on an embankment near the train tracks. The driver sustained minor injuries.

The LIRR suspended service between Bayside and Port Washington for about an hour and a half following the accident.

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