Car lands atop 2 others in Garden City church parking lot

A female drive lost control of her vehicle

A female drive lost control of her vehicle and crashed through the fence of St. Anne's Church in Garden City just as Easter Sunday services were concluding. (March 31, 2013) (Credit: Lou Minutoli)

A woman lost control of her car on New Hyde Park Road in Garden City, crashing through a fence and landing the car on top of two cars parked at a church on Easter Sunday, Garden City police said.

The unidentified driver was traveling south when she clipped a northbound car, leaving the roadway and crashing through a fence at The Church of Saint Anne, 35 Dartmouth St.

The car came to a stop atop two parked cars at the church.


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No one was injured, police said, and there were no signs that the driver was impaired. No one answered the phone at the church Sunday afternoon.

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