Golfing legend Tiger Woods was significantly wounded Tuesday in a a single-automobile accident in Southern California, officers reported.
Woods’ car was likely north on Hawthorne Boulevard at Blackhorse road, on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes, when it crashed and sustained “significant injury,” the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office stated in a statement.
Woods was the driver and only occupant of the motor vehicle, the statement reported.
“Mr. Woods was extracted from the wreck with the ‘jaws of lifetime,'” the sheriff included.
He was rushed to a nearby clinic for procedure of compound fractures in at the very least a person leg, law enforcement sources said.
Woods famously crashed his car just a several days right after Thanksgiving 2009 in Florida. The incident inadvertently disclosed a bitter marital dispute in between he and then-spouse Elin Nordegren.
Woods hasn’t played in a event this 12 months and is recovering from again operation he underwent in December.
The 45-yr-old golfer, who is dependent in Jupiter, Florida, was in Southern California this weekend for the Genesis Invitational, which gains his basis.
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