Golfer Tiger Woods changed into as soon as in hospital on Tuesday after being involved in a single-car accident in Los Angeles, police said.
Woods changed into as soon as extricated from the wreck with the “jaws of life” by firefighters and paramedics, then transported to a local hospital by ambulance, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said in an announcement.
“Woods changed into as soon as in a single-car accident this morning in California the attach he suffered a pair of leg injuries. He’s currently in surgical treatment and we thanks on your privateness and enhance,” said Designate Steinberg, his agent.
The corpulent extent of Woods’ injuries changed into as soon as no longer instantly identified. The car sustained main harm, authorities said.
Police answered to a roll-over web page visitors collision at about 7.12am native time and said a web page visitors investigation changed into as soon as being carried out.
The 45-year-damaged-down American had hosted the annual Genesis Invitational on the Riviera Nation Club over on the weekend but did no longer compete in consequence of of ongoing points with his surgically repaired back.