Tiger Woods automobile after accident
Golf celebrity Tiger Woods was in surgical procedure Tuesday after struggling a number of leg accidents when an SUV he was driving crashed and rolled over in Los Angeles, authorities and his agent mentioned.
Woods, who was the one particular person within the car, was “extricated from the wreck with the ‘jaws of life’ by Los Angeles County firefighters and paramedics, then transported to a neighborhood hospital by ambulance for his accidents,” that county’s sherriff’s division mentioned in a tweet.
Deputies arrived on the crash scene on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes at about 7:12 a.m. PT, the division mentioned.
Officers mentioned “the car sustained main injury.”
Woods’ agent Mark Steinberg advised Golf Digest in an announcement: “Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California the place he suffered a number of leg accidents.”
“He’s at the moment in surgical procedure and we thanks to your privateness and assist,” Steinberg mentioned.
Woods’ stellar profession was rocked in November 2009 when he crashed an SUV early another into a hearth hydrant exterior of his then-residence in Windermere, Florida.
Tiger Woods of america celebrates after sinking his putt on the 18th inexperienced to win throughout the closing spherical of the Masters at Augusta Nationwide Golf Membership on April 14, 2019 in Augusta, Georgia.
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Woods was seen on social media on Monday on a golf course with former Miami Warmth basketball star Dwyane Wade.
Woods final competed on the PNC Championship in Orlando, Florida, which concluded Dec. 20. He performed alongside his son 11-year-old son, Charlie Woods, within the match. The duo completed seventh.
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