89-year-old motorist drives into massive hole

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An 89-year-old man was injured Wednesday after driving into a massive hole at a construction site in Sheepshead Bay.

The incident occurred around noon at Bedford Avenue and Avenue V. It took several hours to get the car out.

The Department of Environmental Protection told News 12 that it's been doing work on the water mains on the block.

The man was safely removed from the vehicle by first responders and taken to NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn in stable condition.

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