Feb 23, 2021
Police say no evidence of impairment in Tiger Woods crash
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There continues to be loads of concern for Tigers Woods on Tuesday. Earlier in the day, the superstar golfer suffered injuries in a serious car crash. As soon as it was announced Woods was involved in the one-vehicle crash, countless folks out there took to social media to wish him the best.
Well, new details continue to emerge on Woods’ accident. This includes the local authorities saying there’s no evidence of impairment being the result of the crash.
L.A. County Sheriff + Fire Chief news conference on #TigerWoods crash in a 2021 Genesis SUV:
Upon arrival, "he was conscious, in stable condition with serious injuries in both legs"
"no evidence of impairment"
— MarlaTellez (@MarlaTellez) February 23, 2021The Police have come out and said there’s no evidence of impairment for Tiger Woods’ crash
In addition to that statement, the police also said that Woods appeared to be speeding at the time of the incident. According to Daniel Canova and Ryan Gaydos of Fox News, Woods was on his way to meet with NFL stars Drew Brees and Justin Herbert on Tuesday morning. Following his crash, he was transported to the Harbor UCLA Hospital.
In some promising news, the Washington Post’s Ben Golliver has tweeted that the first officer on the scene of the crash said Woods was calm, and that he was able to identify himself with no issues. He unfortunately was not able to walk off under his power, which led to him being taken to the hospital for further evaluation. That officer also said Woods is lucky to be alive.
It goes without saying, but Woods’ fans, family and friends are all hoping he can make a quick and speedy recovery. While everyone wants to see him back on a golf course showcasing his beautiful swing, the most important thing is him getting back to health and overcoming this truly frightening incident.Next: Sports world sends thoughts and prayers to Tiger Woods after accident
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Tiger Woods Recovering, in 'Good Spirits' After Follow-Up Procedures: Tweet
(Reuters) - Fifteen-time major winner Tiger Woods is recovering and in "good spirits" after he received follow-up procedures on injuries sustained this week in a car accident, according to a statement posted to his Twitter account on Friday.
Woods, considered one of the greatest golfers of his generation, was being treated at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles following the crash on Tuesday, which left him with a fractured right leg and shattered ankle.
(Reporting by Amy Tennery; editing by Richard Pullin)
Copyright 2021 Thomson Reuters.
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