Tiger Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg, mentioned: “Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California the place he suffered a number of leg accidents. He’s presently in surgical procedure and we thanks on your privateness and assist”; Sheriff’s division says accidents are “non life-threatening”
By Keith Jackson
Final Up to date: 23/02/21 eight:59pm
Tiger Woods has suffered “a number of leg accidents” in a critical automobile crash in California.
Woods needed to be lower from the wreckage by the native fireplace division early on Tuesday morning utilizing the jaws of life, and he was rushed to hospital for surgical procedure, though his accidents had been described as “non life-threatening”.
His supervisor, Mark Steinberg, mentioned: “Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California the place he suffered a number of leg accidents. He’s presently in surgical procedure and we thanks on your privateness and assist.”
The LA County Sheriff had earlier confirmed that Woods’ car had rolled over and sustained “main harm”, whereas additionally clarifying that no different car is believed to be concerned. Overhead footage of his automobile confirmed clearly the numerous harm because it lay on its facet on a grass embankment, a number of yards from the highway.
The Sheriff’s assertion learn: “On February 23, 2021, at roughly 7:12 AM, LASD responded to a single car roll-over visitors collision on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes. The car was touring northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard, at Blackhorse Highway, when it crashed. The car sustained main harm.
“The driving force and sole occupant was recognized as PGA golfer, Eldrick ‘Tiger’ Woods. Mr. Woods 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.”
Woods has been in Los Angeles as match host for final week’s Genesis Invitational at Riviera Nation Membership, however the 15-time main champion is presently unable to play, and even follow, following additional again surgical procedure in direction of the tip of December.
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