RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA – Golf legend Tiger Woods was involved in a serious single car rollover accident at approximately 7:12 am this morning. Woods was extracted from his car; which appears to have been on its side. Officers bravely climbed The embankment, lifting him out of the windshield.
Los Angeles County Sherriff Alex Villanueva” There was no evidence of impairment.
Woods Genesis Navigator veered off the road landing in the side of a ditch. Where officers rescued him from the windshield.
He was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment, the statement said. Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg, told NBC News on Tuesday afternoon that Woods was in surgery for multiple leg injuries.
Fortunately, officers stated they do not believe Woods injuries are life threatening. This past weekend, the 15- time Major winner hosted the GENESIS Invitational benefiting his foundation. He transcends the sports landscape in a way similar to Muhammad Ali or Michael Jordan.
An LA Sheriffs news conference is scheduled shortly. We will keep you updated as thus story continues to unfold.