TODAY   |  February 22, 2014

Sinkhole swallows car with driver inside

A car plunged front-first into a sinkhole in Long Island, N.Y., Friday, as a woman was parking in her driveway. She was able to call for help and escaped unharmed. TODAY’s Jenna Wolfe reports.

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>>> how about this amazing scene from long island, new york? a sinkhole opened up in the blink of an eye and swallowed the car with the driver inside. now, the trapped 65-year-old driver called 911, was rescued unharmed. the hole opened up over what was either a dry well or cesspool from the 1920s .