Car Slides Off New York Parking Garage, Woman Killed

Police say a woman was killed when her sport utility vehicle slid off a Long Island parking garage and into a construction pit. Her husband jumped to safety from the passenger seat.

The accident happened Wednesday morning in New Hyde Park. The couple had been on their way to work.

Nassau County police say the SUV slid on ice, went through a guardrail and teetered before crashing into the pit.