Feb 23, 2021
By Christine Ross
Golfer Tiger Woods has been injured in a serious car crash near Los Angeles and has been taken to hospital.
The 45-year-old had to be freed with the jaws of life from the single vehicle roll over. Police say his car sustained major damage.
Statement from his agent Mark Steinberg:
“Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries. He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support.”
Woods was in California for a two-day shoot with GOLFTV after serving as host for the PGA Tour’s Genesis Invitational over the weekend. He told told Jim Nantz of CBS that he was awaiting the results of an upcoming MRI before he could ramp up practicing and training for a return to competition.