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    Tiger Woods says it was "touching" to see fellow golfers paying tribute to him by wearing his signature red and black colors during the final round of the WGC-Workday Championship in in Bradenton, Florida on Sunday. Woods was seriously injured in a rollover car crash last week.  "It is hard to explain how touching today was when I turned on the tv and saw all the red shirts," he wrote on Twitter. "To every golfer and every fan, you are truly helping me get through this tough time." It is hard to explain how touching today was when I turned on the tv and saw all the red shirts. To every golfer and every fan, you are truly helping me get through this tough time.— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) March 1, 2021 Players wore red shirts and black slacks at Concession Golf Course in support of Woods who is recovering in the hospital....
    PAIGE SPIRANAC defended Max Homa after he came under fire for not wearing red and black to honour Tiger Woods. Homa, 30, is a massive Tiger fan but wore a white shirt for Sunday's final round of the WGC Championships event in Florida. 10Max Homa pictured on Sunday at the World Golf Championships event in FloridaCredit: Getty Images - Getty 10Paige Spiranac defended him for not wearing red and blackCredit: Instagram @_paige.renee We constantly complain about athletes being robots and wanting them to show personality but then you go and attack someone like Max Homa over something that shouldn’t be an issue. If you want athletes to be more real on social media then don’t be on them about every little thing— Paige Spiranac (@PaigeSpiranac) February 28, 2021 I unfortunately didn’t pack any red and black for this road trip (obviously didn’t know the news til arriving), so I will...
    Collin Morikawa joined Tiger Woods in exclusive company Sunday on a weekend where the golf world showed its respect for Woods. Morikawa rolled to a three-stroke victory Sunday at the WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession. He became the second player (after Woods) to win a major and World Golf Championship event before age 25. TIGER WOODS CRASH: Latest updates, details The 2020 PGA Championship winner flashed a broad smile as he was asked in his post-round interview to assess that feat. The 24-year-old voiced his appreciation for Tiger, and then he became emotional.  “Tiger means everything to me,” he said. “And yes, he had the crash and thankfully he’s all right and hopefully he has a quick and great recovery. But I don’t think we say thank you enough. So I want to say thank you to Tiger, because sometimes you lose people too early. Kobe (Bryant), I lost my grandpa ....
    Tiger Woods thanked his fellow golfers who wore red and black in his honor on Sunday in his first public comments since his horrifying car crash last week. Woods, tweeting from his hospital bed, said: 'It is hard to explain how touching today was when I turned on the TV and saw all the red shirts. 'To every golfer and every fan, you are truly helping me get through this tough time.' The 15-time major champion shattered his leg when he lost control of his car, which rolled several hundred feet in an accident police said he was 'lucky to survive.' Fellow golfers wore his signature outfit on Sunday when Woods, 45, could not participate in the WGC-Workday Championship in Bradenton, Florida. Woods' mother, Tida, had suggested he wear the outfit when he was younger and he has maintained the image throughout his legendary career.  Tiger Woods tweted he was 'touched'...
    ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, Calif. -- With short, sure strokes of a flathead ax, firefighter Cole Gomoll methodically chopped along the edge of the SUV's broken windshield as golf icon Tiger Woods - tangled up in his seatbelt and covered in a sheet to avoid shards of glass - waited in shock inside the mangled wreck.When Gomoll had cut a long, continuous line to the end of the glass, he and another Los Angeles County firefighter peeled back the windshield. The 6-lb, 36-inch-long ax went down, and the backboard was swapped in.Within minutes, the ambulance had raced away, bound for the trauma center with its famous patient in the back.It would be hours before the news broke around the world but for Gomoll and the other nine members of Fire Station 106 in Rolling Hills Estates, Tuesday's call - initially reported as a traffic collision with a person trapped - lasted...
    More On: tiger woods Tiger Woods’ career may not be over: ‘He can surprise you’ Here’s how Tiger Woods is doing days after his terrifying car crash Coverage of Tiger Woods’ car crash ignores reality Tiger Woods reportedly transferred to a different LA hospital after surgery Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas are among the golfers set to don Tiger Woods’ signature Sunday red and black during the final round of the World Golf Championships (WGC) event in Florida to honor the 15-time major winner, who suffered a car accident. Woods, considered one of the greatest golfers of his generation, was being treated at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles after Tuesday’s crash left him with a fractured right leg and shattered ankle. The 45-year-old is recovering and in “good spirits”. An 82-time PGA Tour winner, Woods famously wears a red shirt and black trousers on Sundays. Collin Morikawa, who...
    Tiger Woods has undergone further procedures on his leg after he was moved to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. 'Tiger and his family want to thank you all for the wonderful support and messages they have received over the past few days,' a message posted on his Twitter account read. The tweet added that the 15-time major winner was in 'good spirits'.   Woods was previously at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center where he got rods, pins and screws put in his right leg after Tuesday's horror rollover crash. He struck a median in his 2021 Genesis SUV, flipped his car several times and had to be dragged from the wrecked car through the windshield. Tiger Woods has undergone further procedures on his leg after he was moved to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles Speaking during a Q&A on Facebook on Wednesday, LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva had already confirmed there would...
    Feb. 25 (UPI) — Golf star Tiger Woods was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles following the single-vehicle rollover crash Tuesday that left him with serious leg injuries. In a statement released Thursday, Dr. Anish Mahajan said the 45-year-old Woods was moved from Harbor-UCLA Medical Center — located about 18 miles south of downtown Los Angeles — for “continuing orthopedic care and recovery.” Woods was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Wednesday night, ESPN and CBS News reported. “On behalf of our staff, it was an honor to provide orthopaedic trauma care to one of our generation’s greatest athletes,” Mahajan said in the statement. Mahajan said Tuesday that Woods suffered multiple “open fractures” to his lower right leg and had a rod put in his tibia. The 15-time major champion also had screws and pins inserted in his foot and ankle during the emergency surgery. Authorities in Los Angeles said Wednesday they won’t pursue charges against Woods...
    Golf legend Tiger Woods is now at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles after undergoing surgery at Harbor UCLA hospital following a car crash in Rancho Palos Verdes on Tuesday. Woods, 45, was moved from Harbor-UCLA Medical Center to Cedars to continue his care following emergency surgery to repair a compound leg fracture and a shattered ankle suffered in the crash. Dr. Amish Mahajan, chief medical officer and interim chief executive of Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, described Woods’ condition: “Mr. Woods suffered significant orthopaedic injuries to his right lower extremity that were treated during emergency surgery by orthopaedic trauma specialists at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, a level-1 trauma center. Comminuted open fractures affecting both the upper and lower portions of the tibia and fibula bones were stabilized by inserting a rod into the tibia. “Additional injuries to the bones of the foot and ankle were stabilized with a combination of screws...
    They met on Bumble. She claims he killed her dogs. Now shes speaking out to help others isolated amid COVID-19. Biden sends a message to Iran, but with a scalpel instead of a sledgehammer Two days after seriously injuring his leg in a single-car crash near Los Angeles that required emergency surgery, Tiger Woods was moved from Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.  Christine Brennan on Tiger Woods: You think of him as a dad first USA TODAY SPORTS See more videos SHARE SHARE TWEET SHARE EMAIL What to watch next Tiger Woods hospitalized in jaws of life single-vehicle car crash USA TODAY SPORTS How do the Packers get to the Super Bowl next year. USA TODAY SPORTS Devonta Smith most definitely thinks he should be on the cover of revamped NCAA video game USA TODAY SPORTS Former NHL player says psilocybin mushrooms saved his life...
    Tiger Woods, the golf legend involved in a serious car crash earlier this week, was moved to Los Angeles’ Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Thursday to continue "orthopedic care and recovery." Woods had been receiving care at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He suffered extensive damage to his right leg in a rollover crash on Tuesday on the border of the communities of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes. Dr. Anish Mahajan, chief medical officer and interim chief executive of Harbor-UCLA, outlined Woods’ "significant injuries to his right lower extremity" in a statement that was posted to the golfer’s Twitter account Wednesday. VideoA source close to the star athlete’s camp told PEOPLE on Wednesday that Woods "doesn’t want his career to end like this." The source also told the magazine that Woods would pursue returning to the course if it is at all possible once he recovers. Fox News' Brie Stimson and Ryan Gaydos contributed...
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiger Woods was moved Thursday to another Los Angeles hospital after undergoing surgery to his right leg after being badly injured in a car crash. Harbor-UCLA Medical Center said Woods was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for “continuing orthopedic care and recovery." The hospital didn't provide any other details, saying it was respecting patient confidentiality. “On behalf of our staff, it was an honor to provide orthopedic trauma care to one of our generation’s greatest athletes," Dr. Anish Mahajan, Harbor-UCLA's chief medical officer, said in a statement. Woods was hurt Tuesday when a 2021 Genesis SUV he was driving on a downhill stretch of road struck a raised median in a coastal Los Angeles suburb, crossed into oncoming lanes and flipped several times. Mahajan earlier said Woods shattered the tibia and fibula bones of his lower right leg in multiple locations. Those injuries were stabilized with...
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiger Woods was moved Thursday to another Los Angeles hospital after undergoing surgery to his right leg after being badly injured in a car crash. Harbor-UCLA Medical Center said Woods was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for “continuing orthopedic care and recovery.” The hospital didn’t provide any other details, saying it was respecting patient confidentiality. “On behalf of our staff, it was an honor to provide orthopedic trauma care to one of our generation’s greatest athletes,” Dr. Anish Mahajan, Harbor-UCLA’s chief medical officer, said in a statement. Woods was hurt Tuesday when a 2021 Genesis SUV he was driving on a downhill stretch of road struck a raised median in a coastal Los Angeles suburb, crossed into oncoming lanes and flipped several times. Mahajan earlier said Woods shattered the tibia and fibula bones of his lower right leg in multiple locations. Those injuries were...
    Tiger Woods was reportedly transferred to a different Los Angeles hospital after receiving surgery for leg injuries suffered in a single-car crash this week. The golfing legend was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles from Harbor UCLA Medical Center, where he underwent surgery for his leg fractures on Tuesday, CBS News reported . Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the hospital where Tiger Woods was transferred on Feb. 25, 2021.AP Woods was conscious and alert as he was being pulled out through the front windshield of his mangled luxury SUV following the morning wreck in Rancho Palos Verdes, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said. The athlete’s injuries included a shattered ankle and two leg fractures. Authorities said he was not drunk at the time of the crash. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the crash. Tiger Woods’ car after the crash on Feb. 23, 2021.AP...
    Tiger Woods was reportedly transferred to a different Los Angeles hospital after receiving surgery for leg injuries suffered in a single-car crash this week. The golfing legend was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles from Harbor UCLA Medical Center, where he underwent surgery for his leg fractures on Tuesday, CBS News reported. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the hospital where Tiger Woods was transferred on Feb. 25, 2021.AP Woods was conscious and alert as he was being pulled out through the front windshield of his mangled luxury SUV following the morning wreck in Rancho Palos Verdes, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said. The athlete’s injuries included a shattered ankle and two leg fractures. Authorities said he was not drunk at the time of the crash. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the crash. Tiger Woods’ car after the crash on Feb. 23, 2021.AP Filed...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Tiger Woods has been moved to a different Los Angeles hospital following his rollover crash, sources said Thursday. Woods was transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center after he underwent surgeries on his right leg and ankle at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, according to CBS News. READ MORE: LA County Reaches 100 MIS-C Cases As COVID Hospitalizations Fall Below 2,000 Investigators say Woods has no memory of the crash Tuesday that shattered his right leg, ankle and foot. READ MORE: 366 Feature Films In The Running For Best Picture Oscar; Eligibility Rules Tweaked Due To COVID-19 Pandemic Authorities have said Woods did not appear impaired at the scene, and L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said criminal charges related to the crash were unlikely. MORE NEWS: Regular Parking Enforcement To Resume In Culver City Next Month “We don’t contemplate any charges whatsoever in this crash,” Villanueva said Wednesday. “This remains...
    TIGER Woods vowed not to let his car crash finish his career, telling pals: “It can’t end like this.” The stricken golf superstar, 45, insisted that if he can play again, he will. 14Tiger Woods has vowed not to let his car crash finish his career 14The champion golfer, 45, told pals 'it can’t end like this'Credit: Reuters Tiger made the pledge as his girlfriend Erica Herman, agent Mark Steinberg and caddie Joe LaCava visited him at a medical centre in Los Angeles. Cops said Tiger has “no recollection” of the crash which left him facing months of rehab after having a metal rod, pins and screws inserted into his right leg and shattered ankle. A source close to Tiger said the ace was “frustrated” and told People magazine: “He doesn’t want his career to end like this. “If there’s any way at all he can continue playing, he will.”...
    More On: tiger woods Curious driving decision hangs over crash: ‘That’s a question for Tiger’s team’ ‘Hero’ neighbor sprung into action after Tiger Woods wreck Here’s what we know so far about Tiger Woods’ injuries Tiger Woods’ accident comes with devastating reality check Tiger Woods doesn’t want to go out like this. As the golf icon continues to recover from Tuesday’s rollover wreck outside Los Angeles, Woods realizes his career on the links may be in jeopardy, People reported. “He doesn’t want his career to end like this,” a source close to the 45-year-old athlete said Wednesday. “So if there’s any way at all that he can continue playing golf, he will.” Woods, who had back surgery to remove a disc fragment cutting into a nerve following the PNC Championship in December, is “frustrated” by his latest setback to his once seemingly unstoppable career. He also wants to get...
    TIGER Woods' family do not know if he will ever play golf again, but the star is "mentally tough," "will listen to his doctors" and "fight for his career" after cheating death in a car smash, a friend has exclusively told The Sun. The golf ace, 45, is recovering from serious leg injuries at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center after being pulled from wreckage of his SUV on Tuesday morning after it flipped at speed. 11Officials said Tiger "seemed calm and lucid" as he was pulled from his vehicle using the 'Jaws of Life'Credit: EPA Tiger was said to be "awake, responsive and recovering" with his loved ones by his bedside after shattering his right leg, but he has a long road ahead and is looking at months of recovery. Pete McDaniel, a close friend who has spoken to his mother Tida since the crash during a tearful phone call, said...
    Tiger Woods was en route to film a documentary when he had his near-fatal California crash — raising questions over why he was behind the wheel and not in a chauffeur-driven limo, according to a report. The 45-year-old golfing legend was on his way to Rolling Hills Country Club Tuesday for his second day shooting footage with Peter Berg, the Hollywood director confirmed in an Instagram post hours after the crash. “We shot with Tiger [Monday] and he was charming, giving and full of life. He was professional and f—ing awesome,” Berg wrote alongside a photo of them together. “Today he didn’t make it to set and we are a heartbroken crew,” he wrote, sending the sporting great “love and deep admiration.” As well as Berg, NFL stars Drew Brees and Justin Herbert were also waiting for Woods, ready to get golfing lessons for the documentary-style series called “Tiger Woods:...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Tiger Woods is at the beginning of a long road to recovery after the golfing legend suffered major leg injuries during a rollover crash Tuesday morning. Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jaime Hernandez says Woods is just lucky to have survived the impact. READ MORE: 2 People Killed, 3 Critically Hurt In Violent South LA Collision Auto experts said the car was a Genesis GV80, a newer luxury SUV. The car comes with high-tech safety features, like 10 airbags. The airbag between the passenger and driver seat was most important during the crash and could have saved Woods’ life, experts said. “It is kind of like a cushion its the difference between having a bad day or having the rest of your life be changed,” said Brian Moody of AutoTrader. “His injuries are absolutely less serious because he was in the type of car he was in. A...
    More On: tiger woods ‘Hero’ neighbor sprung into action after Tiger Woods wreck Here’s what we know so far about Tiger Woods’ injuries Tiger Woods’ accident comes with devastating reality check CNN reporter under fire for ‘insensitive’ remarks on Tiger Woods crash Tiger Woods was en route to film a documentary when he had his near-fatal California crash — raising questions over why he was behind the wheel and not in a chauffeur-driven limo, according to a report. The 45-year-old golfing legend was on his way to Rolling Hills Country Club Tuesday for his second day shooting footage with Peter Berg, the Hollywood director confirmed in an Instagram post hours after the crash. “We shot with Tiger [Monday] and he was charming, giving and full of life. He was professional and f—ing awesome,” Berg wrote alongside a photo of them together. “Today he didn’t make it to set and...
    Kylie Jenner Shares the Food She Craved During Labor While Out to Dinner With Caitlyn Jenner What To Do If You Haven’t Heard Back About That Dream Job Tiger Woods doesn’t just make golf history. He is also a student of it. And he knows full well the remarkable comeback story of Ben Hogan, one of the game’s greats. © Provided by Golfweek The car crash that sent Woods to the hospital on Tuesday and into emergency surgery, where a rod was inserted into his right leg, carries echoes of Hogan’s crash 72 years ago this month. It isn’t certain if Woods will ever walk again, let alone golf. The same was true of Hogan a lifetime ago. And he came back to win six more majors. That doesn’t mean something similar can happen for Woods, of course. Hogan was 36 and at the top of his game when...
    Going maskless is a key factor in Covid-19 outbreaks at gyms, studies say What is the Equality Act? House to vote on bill protecting LGBTQ Americans © AP Images; AP Images AP Images; AP Images Tiger Woods will still have a huge impact on golf even if he doesn't play again, Rory McIlroy says. Woods was seriously injured after rolling his car while driving in Los Angeles on Tuesday. "I think he'll still be a part of the game in some way," regardless of a return to the course, McIlroy said. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Rory McIlroy says that Tiger Woods will continue to have a huge impact on the world of golf, even if he is unable to return to the sport after the injuries he sustained in Tuesday's car crash in Los Angeles. Woods crashed his car at just after 7 a.m. Tuesday,...
    The family of Tiger Woods fear he may become addicted to painkillers again during recovery from his horrific car crash which shattered his right leg and ankle. The golfer, 45, flipped his loaned Genesis GV80 SUV in Los Angeles on Tuesday and he has undergone extensive surgery under general anesthetic at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. The 15-time Major champion, who is now in rehabilitation, is likely to be prescribed medication for severe pain resulting from his injuries. The family of Tiger Woods (pictured on Sunday) fear he may become addicted to painkillers again during recovery from his horrific car crash which shattered his right leg and ankle The golfer, 45, flipped his loaned Genesis GV80 SUV in Los Angeles on Tuesday, smashing the front of the car In 2017, Woods was found asleep at the wheel of his Mercedes at 2am, a month after undergoing surgery for his chronic back...
    Tiger Woods. AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack Tiger Woods was taken to the hospital on Tuesday after a terrible car wreck. Woods suffered multiple leg injuries and was rushed to sugery after the wreck. On Monday, LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Woods would not be charged. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Tiger Woods will not be charged with reckless driving after his car rolled over and crashed in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning, according to Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva. On Wednesday, Villanueva responded to questions on Instagram Live and explained that Woods would not be facing charges for reckless driving after the accident. "A reckless driving charge has a lot of elements to it. This is purely an accident," Villanueva said. Asked again, Villanueva repeated his initial response. "We don't contemplate any charges whatsoever in this crash," said Villanueva. "This remains an accident. An accident...
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    Tiger Woods left a Tuesday morning single-car crash in Los Angeles with his life. That’s a basic fact, but it’s important to note because the various reports of what transpired and photos and videos from the scene illustrated how the situation could have been much worse. The Los Angeles Times reported that Woods was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard “at a high rate of speed and lost control of the vehicle before crossing the center divider.” Woods was the only person in the car and had to be extricated from the wreckage, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The cause of the crash is being investigated.  MORE: Tiger Woods car crash details “I will say that it’s very fortunate that Mr. Woods was able to come out of this alive,” said Carlos Gonzalez, the deputy from the LA County Sheriff’s Department who was the first on the scene (via The Associated Press). While...
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    U.S. Supreme Court weighs scope of police power to enter homes without a warrant Italy orders food delivery services to treat riders better Tiger Woods is not expected to face any charges in relation to his single-car rollover accident Tuesday, Los Angeles County  Sheriff Alex Villanueva said. © Provided by Golf Channel Villanueva provided an update on Wednesday from his office, stating, “We don’t contemplate any charges whatsoever in this crash. This remains an accident. Accident is not a crime. They do happen, unfortunately.” Villanueva reiterated that there was no reason to expect alcohol or drugs played a factor in the crash and that no blood samples were drawn by investigators. If the hospital where Woods is being treated does a toxicology report, Villanueva said his department would need a search warrant in order to access it. Dr. John Torres explains Tiger Woods' surgery and possible recovery A search...
    Tiger Woods will avoid reckless driving charges and officials are treating his crash as an accident, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Wednesday. Villanueva said there was no evidence that Woods was impaired by drugs or alcohol when first responders got to the scene. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM "A reckless driving charge has a lot of elements into it and this is purely an accident," Villanueva said. "There will be a cause of it and there will be a vehicle code attached to the cause – for inattentive driving or whatever the case may be. "But that’s an infraction and a reckless driving is actually more than an infraction. That’s a misdemeanor crime that has a lot of elements attached to it and there’s nothing like that." Villanueva said that no data was recorded from the 2021 Genesis SUV’s black box which could reveal how...
    There is “zero chance” Tiger Woods will play in this year’s Masters tournament — and he is likely facing lengthy physical therapy and more surgeries on his shattered leg before he even thinks about even walking again, several medical experts told The Post on Wednesday. Doctors described the PGA legend’s injuries in Tuesday’s rollover crash in California as “devastating” and all but certain to sideline him from the upcoming Masters. “There’s no way he’s making the Masters in April, zero chance,” said Dr. William Ricci, the chief of orthopedic trauma at Hospital for Special Surgery. “Masters next April? Maybe.” Dr. Andrew Brief, an orthopedist with the Ridgewood Orthopedic Group in New Jersey, said it will take time for Woods to just get back on his feet. “You’re talking about the foot, ankle, leg, tibia,” he said. “It could conceivably be a challenge to walk properly, let alone return to...
    THE neighbor who called 911 and helped to lift Tiger Woods from the mangled car wreck has been hailed a "hero." A married man in his 60's who lived next to the infamous crash site was the one who rushed to try and save Woods, The Sun has been told. Follow our Tiger Woods live blog for all the latest news and stories... 8Woods pictured with the sponsored  Genesis GV80 just days before the crash 8Footage has emerged of Woods behind the wheel just before the crashCredit: BackGrid 8A picture of what appears to be a blood-stained airbag after the crashCredit: AP:Associated Press 8The smashed car is towed away from the scene The man indicated he did not want to speak when he was approached by The Sun as he drove away from his house on Wednesday morning. But another neighbor in Rancho Palos Verdes said: "He's a hero, we heard...
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    Tiger Woods was reportedly running late to see football stars Drew Brees and Justin Herbert to record a “teaching lessons” segment at a California golf course when he got into a single-vehicle accident Tuesday morning. Sources told Fox News and ESPNs Shelley Smith that Woods was scheduled to record with Brees and Herbert for Discovery Networks at the Rolling Hills Country Club at 8 a.m. local time on Tuesday. Woods’ accident occurred at about 7 a.m., according to The New York Times.  According to Fox, their sources said that Woods was “running late” on Tuesday and “took off” from the hotel he was staying in after receiving his SUV from the valet. His team had already gone to the location of the shoot to set things up. Representatives for Discovery Networks confirmed that Woods was supposed to film on Tuesday before the crash. "Everyone at Discovery and GOLFTV wishes Tiger...
    J&J Covid Vaccine Found Effective by FDA Before Panel Meets Panels postpone vote on Neera Tanden, Bidens controversial pick for budget chief The sports world received stunning news Tuesday when Tiger Woods, arguably the greatest golfer in history — and among the top all-time athletes — was involved in a car crash. The injuries Woods sustained in the single-car crash, while not life-threatening, have required extensive and intensive surgery. It's uncertain whether they are career-ending. No others were injured in the crash; Woods was the lone occupant of his vehicle. Woods' injury prompted a flood of well wishes and prayers, not only from golfers and athletes, but politicians, actors and celebrities of all kinds from across the world — to be expected for one of the most beloved golfers of all time. Here's everything you need to know about Woods' crash, including the severity of his injury, the cause of...
    LOS ANGELES (CBS SF/AP) — In a career filled with remarkable comebacks, former Stanford star and golf icon Tiger Woods faces his toughest recovery of all. Anish Mahajan, the chief medical officer at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, said Woods shattered tibia and fibula bones on his right leg in multiple locations in the crash. READ MORE: Bay Area COVID-19 Roundup: Many Feeling Zoom Fatigue; Frys Electronics Shutting Down Stores; Bay Area Counties Move To Red Tier Those injuries were stabilized during hours in the operating room by a rod in the tibia. He said a combination of screws and pins were used to stabilize additional injuries in the ankle and foot. A statement on his Twitter account said he was awake, responsive and recovering. Woods was driving through a sweeping, downhill stretch of road through coastal suburbs of Los Angeles when his SUV struck a sign, crossed over a raised median...
    GOLF LOVERS will be hoping Tiger Woods can add to his ‘superman’ status, and match the incredible recovery achieved by one of his boyhood idols, Ben Hogan. Hogan was almost killed when his car was hit head-on by a Greyhounds bus in February 1949. 14Tiger Woods will be hoping to take inspiration from his hero Ben Hogan (above) on his road to recovery 14Woods is in hospital after a horrific car crash yesterdayCredit: Getty 14The golf legend was cut from the wreckage of his car and hauled out of the windscreen by firefightersCredit: The Mega Agency 14The 15-time Major champion underwent surgery on his lower right leg and ankleCredit: The Mega Agency But he came back from a shattered pelvis, busted ribs, a broken collarbone and near-fatal blood clots to win six more Majors, taking his total to nine. Woods’ injuries are not as serious as those sustained by Hogan...
    Tiger Woods, Greg Gutfeld. Getty/Chung Sung-Jun/John Lamparski Fox News anchor Greg Gutfeld reacted angrily to the network's wall-to-wall coverage of Tiger Woods' car crash. "Everybody wants to hear about his for an hour? I don't know," Gutfeld said live on air Tuesday.  "My prayers are limited," he later added. "There's some real bad stuff going on in this world. Maybe we should focus on that stuff." Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Fox News host Greg Gutfeld reacted angrily to the network's wall-to-wall coverage of Tiger Woods' crash, saying live on air that his "prayers are limited" for the golf star. Woods, 45, was hospitalized after sustaining multiple leg and ankle injuries, including compound fractures to his right tibia and fibula, in a car crash in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Global news media was quick to focus on the news, particularly soon after the crash when the...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Celebrities and athletes took to Twitter on Tuesday to send Tiger Woods their well wishes after the famed golfer suffered major leg injuries in a rollover crash in the Rancho Palos Verdes area. The crash was reported just after 7 a.m. when sheriff’s officials responded to a single-vehicle rollover traffic collision on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and the Rancho Palos Verdes, according to an LASD statement. READ MORE: Tiger Woods Responsive And Recovering After Suffering Serious Leg, Ankle Injuries In Rollover Crash Jada Pinkett Smith said “Prayers up for the GOAT Tiger Woods who was in an accident this morning. Was just with him yesterday. Don’t take not even a MOMENT for granted! I know you’re good because your Tiger within is a beast!!!and fellow athletes shared their thoughts and prayers for the golfer.” Prayers up for the GOAT @TigerWoods who was in an...
    Car crash: Tiger Woods had a rod inserted in his leg during an emergency surgery after a high-speed crash Confession of Partially Blind Lookout Is Breakthrough in Journalist’s Murder © Getty/Chung Sung-Jun/Chris Graythen Tiger Woods, Drew Brees. Getty/Chung Sung-Jun/Chris Graythen Tiger Woods was on his way to give NFL stars Drew Brees and Justin Herbert golf lessons when he crashed his car, ESPN reports. Woods was hospitalized after sustaining multiple leg injuries in a crash in Los Angeles on Tuesday. A day prior, he had been giving lessons to celebrities as part of a two-day shoot for Golf Digest. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Tiger Woods was on his way to a shoot where he was to give NFL quarterbacks Drew Brees and Justin Herbert golf lessons when he crashed his car, according to ESPN's Shelley Smith. Woods, 45, was hospitalized after sustaining multiple leg injuries,...
    Tiger Woods, Drew Brees. Getty/Chung Sung-Jun/Chris Graythen Tiger Woods was on his way to give NFL stars Drew Brees and Justin Herbert golf lessons when he crashed his car, ESPN reports. Woods was hospitalized after sustaining multiple leg injuries in a crash in Los Angeles on Tuesday. A day prior, he had been giving lessons to celebrities as part of a two-day shoot for Golf Digest. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Tiger Woods was on his way to a shoot where he was to give NFL quarterbacks Drew Brees and Justin Herbert golf lessons when he crashed his car, according to ESPN's Shelley Smith. Woods, 45, was hospitalized after sustaining multiple leg injuries, including compound fractures to his tibia and fibula, in a car crash in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Woods' team have since released a statement to say he is "awake, responsive, and recovering in...
    (CNN)In the days leading up to the crash that authorities say he was lucky to survive, golf legend Tiger Woods was in his element, hosting a PGA tour event and giving golf lessons to sports stars and actors for a TV special. Tiger Woods had a rod inserted in his leg during an emergency surgery after a high-speed crashIt was around 7 a.m. PT on Tuesday in Rancho Palos Verdes, near Los Angeles, when the SUV he was driving crossed a median and went across two lanes of road before hitting a curb, hitting a tree and landing on its side off the roadway in the brush. The 15-time major champion was lucid following the crash and was taken to a hospital for surgery.The accident brought to a halt a series of events that had him "in good spirits," noted Daniel Rapaport, the Tiger Woods correspondent for Golf Digest. From...
    Tiger Woods was recovering from surgery at a Los Angeles hospital early Wednesday after surgeons placed a rod in his lower right leg and screws and pins in his foot and ankle. The legendary golfer suffered “significant orthopaedic injuries to his right lower extremity” following his devastating SUV crash outside Los Angeles earlier in the day, according to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Anish Mahajan. Woods, 45, sustained “open fractures affecting both the upper and lower portions of the tibia and fibula,” Mahajan said. Surgeons stabilized Woods’ leg bones by inserting a rod into the tibia. Injuries to the golfer’s foot and ankle bones were treated with screws and pins. Woods “is currently awake, responsive, and recovering in his hospital room,” according to a statement from his charity, TGR Foundation. The athlete was traveling alone at around 7:12 a.m. on Hawthorne Boulevard and Blackhorse Road in Rancho Palos...
    The sports world began reacting immediately to news that golf legend Tiger Woods suffered a frightening single-car crash in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning, with many offering their thoughts and prayers to Woods and his family. The Masters Tournament was one of the first to tweet out its hopes for Tiger’s quick recovery: “Tiger Woods is part of the Augusta National family, and the news of his accident is upsetting to all of us. We pray for him, for his full recovery and for his family during this difficult time.” – Chairman Fred Ridley — The Masters (@TheMasters) February 23, 2021 The Golf Channel featured comments from golfer Justin Thomas who said the news made him “sick to his stomach”: Justin Thomas got emotional while reacting to the news of Tiger Woods’ accident. pic.twitter.com/7YC3TNzM0f — Golf Channel (@GolfChannel) February 23, 2021 Thomas also tweeted his reaction: Sick to my stomach...
    Elijah McClain: Sheneen McClain relieved her son is no longer labeled a suspect after investigation into officers actions Top Democrat Says House Will Vote on Friday: Stimulus Update Carlos Gonzalez calls the stretch of Hawthorne Blvd. where Tiger Woods suffered serious injuries in a roll-over car accident Tuesday morning “one of our trouble spots.” © Provided by Golf Channel The speed limit on the Rolling Hills Estates-area road is listed at 45 mph, but Gonzalez, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy who was first on the scene of Woods’ crash, said he’s clocked drivers traveling the downhill, sweeping road at speeds excess of 80 mph. He’s also seen “many collisions” there, including fatal ones. “It’s very fortunate that Mr. Woods was able to come out of this alive,” Gonzalez said. Gonzalez said that Woods was wearing a seatbelt in the driver’s side of the Genesis SUV when he...
    More from: Mark Cannizzaro Sam Darnolds close friend, Mark Sanchez sound off on delicate Jets situation Max Homa overcomes near-debacle — and fear of Tiger Woods Dustin Johnson clear No. 1 golfer in every possible way Jordan Spieth is on his way to being all the way back Joaquin Niemann raises $2 million to give 5-month-old cousin chance at life Whether Tiger Woods ever plays another golf tournament is irrelevant now. The Masters in April? Who cares? His pursuit of Jack Nicklaus’ record 18 major championships? So what? What matters most in the wake of his horrific car accident on Tuesday in the Los Angeles area is not Tiger Woods the golfer, but Tiger Woods the human being. You’ve probably seen the chilling images of the wreckage on TV and the internet. Woods’ Genesis courtesy car mangled and lying in the woods on its driver’s side. His Nike luggage...
    Five board members of Texas grid operator ERCOT resign Top Senate Republican has serious concerns over Pentagon policy pick Celebrities from around the world sent their thoughts and prayers to Tiger Woods after his scary Tuesday morning car crash in Los Angeles County. “Praying for TW right now,” champion skier Lindsey Vonn, who is also Woods’ ex-girlfriend, said Tuesday afternoon. © Ringo H.W. Chiu Tiger Woods' crashed SUV is seen from across the road. Tiger Woods' crashed SUV is seen from across the road. (Ringo H.W. Chiu/) “Barbara and I just heard about Tiger’s accident, and like everyone else, we are deeply concerned,” Jack Nicklaus tweeted about himself and his wife. “We want to offer him our heartfelt support and prayers at this difficult time. Please join us in wishing Tiger a successful surgery and all the best for a full recovery.” Woods, 45, suffered serious injuries...
    TIGER Woods was on his way to play golf with two NFL stars when he crashed and flipped his car. The golfer was reportedly running late to meet Drew Brees and Justin Herbert for a lesson. Follow our Tiger Woods live blog for all the latest news and stories... 15Tiger Woods is in surgery after suffering multiple injuries when his car flipped overCredit: TheImageDirect.com 15Footage from the scene showed the vehicle was badly damagedCredit: AP:Associated Press 15The golfer's condition is believed to be non life threateningCredit: AP:Associated Press The 45-year-old was also going to have a photoshoot with the two quarterbacks, it is believed. Sources told Fox News that Woods' crew and handler had gone on ahead to get things ready for the shoot and waited two hours before hearing about the crash. It is not known how or when Brees, who plays for New Orleans Saints, and Los...
    More On: tiger woods Tiger Woods was on his way to see NFL stars before accident Tiger Woods car accident eerily similar to Ben Hogan’s violent wreck Tiger Woods was on course with celebrities day before accident This is the SUV Tiger Woods was driving at time of nasty California crash Tiger Woods was “calm and lucid” when Los Angeles fire officials pulled him from the mangled remains of a luxury SUV on Tuesday — and is “very fortunate” to be alive following a roll-over crash, officials said.  “I’ve seen many collisions, the nature of his vehicle and the fact that he was wearing a seatbelt, I would say that it greatly increased the likelihood that it saved his life,” Deputy Carlos Gonzalez, who initially responded to the scene before paramedics arrived, told reporters during an afternoon briefing. “It was very fortunate that Mr. Woods was able to come...
    GARETH BALE sent his 'thoughts and prayers' to Tiger Woods after the golf legend's horror car crash. Woods, 45, had to be lifted from his car after the vehicle rolled over on Tuesday in Los Angeles, California. 6Gareth Bale sent his 'thoughts and prayers' to Tiger WoodsCredit: Rex Features 6Tiger Woods was involved in a horror car crashCredit: AP:Associated Press 6Tiger Woods had to be lifted from his car after the vehicle rolled overCredit: AP:Associated Press Follow our Tiger Woods live blog for all the latest news and stories Sending my thoughts and prayers to @TigerWoods. Get well soon champ ????????— Gareth Bale (@GarethBale11) February 23, 2021 The American star suffered multiple leg injuries and is currently undergoing surgery, Woods' agent, Mark Steinberg revealed after the crash. Woods received plenty of well wishes, including from Spurs forward and avid golfer Bale. He tweeted: "Sending my thoughts and prayers to @TigerWoods. Get well soon champ."...
    Tiger Woods suffered injuries Tuesday in a single-car crash in Los Angeles and was taken to the hospital by ambulance, according to the Los Angeles County Sherriff’s Department. Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg, released a statement saying the 15-time major winner had sustained “multiple leg injuries,” adding that Woods was in surgery Tuesday afternoon. Woods is reportedly in “serious” condition at the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. MORE: Latest news, details on Tiger Woods after car crash The cause of the crash is being investigated. The Los Angeles Times reported that Woods was traveling “at a high rate of speed and lost control of the vehicle before crossing the center divider.” Woods was the only person in the car and had to be extricated from the wreckage, per the LA County Sherriff’s Department. Justin Thomas, one of Woods’ closest friends on the PGA Tour, heard the news of the crash shortly before he appeared at...
    Prior to Tigers Woods’ horrific car crash on Tuesday, the legendary golfer was getting ready to pass along his knowledge of the game to two NFL stars. Woods, who has been working with Discovery Networks, was expected to tape two "teaching lessons" at the Rolling Hills County Club at 8 a.m. local time. He was expected to meet with New Orleans Saints legendary quarterback Drew Brees and Los Angeles Chargers up-and-coming star Justin Herbert. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM Sources told Fox News that Woods was running late when he took off from the hotel after waiting for his SUV from the valet.  The sources said that Woods’ crew and a handler went ahead to get things for the shoot ready. They were waiting for about two hours before hearing about the crash. On Monday, Woods was seen with Miami Heat great Dwyane Wade, as well as actor David Spade. Actress Jada...
    Texas Power Grid Chair, Directors Quit in Wake of Blackouts Senators Grilled Law Enforcement Leadership About the Capitol Riot. We Still Dont Know What Exactly Went Wrong BRADENTON, Fla. – Word of Tiger Woods being in a single-car accident Tuesday quickly spread over The Concession Golf Club as players geared up for the World Golf Championships-Workday Championship. © Provided by Golfweek Tiger Woods, Bryson DeChambeau The mood on the sun-splashed day quickly soured. “I’m sick to my stomach,” an emotional, teary-eyed Justin Thomas said during a video conference with reporters. “You know, it hurts to see one of your, now one of my closest friends, get in an accident. Man, I just hope he’s all right. Just worry for his kids, you know. I’m sure they’re struggling.” Woods, 45, was transported by ambulance to a hospital with multiple leg injuries and was in surgery Tuesday afternoon, according to his...
    Chrissy Teigen unfollowed by Joe Biden on Twitter, plus more news Intel From Tax Insiders You Need To Know © Keyur Khamar I walk into the house, early afternoon, the TV still on a channel usually reporting politics, and I hear, “Breaking news. Golf pro Tiger Woods…” and I think, ‘Oh, God, what now?’ It's a one-car rollover accident. I see Tiger’s car. It seems to have rolled up a long, rocky, barren hill. At what speed, by what turn of fate, does the car wind up on its side with its front end crumpled? Rushed to a hospital. Injuries “moderate to critical, or moderate to severe.” Surgery on Tiger’s legs. Tiger, Tiger. So many surgeries already. A knee, more than once. His back, more than twice. Just Sunday, finishing up as host to the Genesis Invitational, he was asked about playing in this spring’s Masters. He couldn’t say...
    MIKE TYSON told Tiger Woods to 'fight like the champion you are' as tributes flood in after the golf icon's horror crash. Woods, 45, had to be lifted from his car after the vehicle rolled over on Tuesday in Los Angeles, California. 6Mike Tyson told Tiger Woods to 'fight like the champion you are'Credit: Getty Images - Getty 6Tiger Woods had to be lifted from his car after the vehicle rolled overCredit: BackGrid 6Tiger Woods suffered multiple leg injuries and is currently undergoing surgeryCredit: AP:Associated Press Fight @tigerwoods like the champion you are for your kids and the world. Love and prayers— Mike Tyson (@MikeTyson) February 23, 2021 Follow our Tiger Woods live blog for all the latest news and stories The American star suffered multiple leg injuries and is currently undergoing surgery, Woods' agent, Mark Steinberg revealed after the crash. Woods received plenty of well wishes including from fellow sports legend Tyson, the...
    How Texass deregulated market for power led to exorbitant electric bills Ghislaine Maxwell offers to renounce foreign citizenship in exchange for bail When there’s major breaking sports news, how to react is always a challenge for leagues, news organizations and more. The news of Tiger Woods’ injuries in a single-car crash Tuesday led to a lot of discussion about sports networks being slower to get to live coverage than news networks, but it also led to a lot of discussion about the PGA Tour deciding to press ahead with a Justin Thomas virtual press conference (initially supposed to be about the WGC-Workday Championship at Concession Golf Course in Bradenton, Florida this week) 15 minutes after Thomas heard the news about Woods. © Provided by Awful Announcing Justin Thomas on Tiger Woods. There are arguments on both sides there. The big takeaway from that press conference was what Thomas had...
    TIGER WOODS' close friend and fellow pro golfer Justin Thomas has been left 'sick to his stomach' after hearing about the American's car crash. Woods and Thomas have become close pals while touring the golfing circuit. Follow our Tiger Woods blog for all the latest news and stories… 1American duo Woods and Thomas have developed a close friendship over recent yearsCredit: Getty Images - Getty Justin Thomas reacts to the news of Tiger Woods car accident."I just hope hes alright."???????????????????????? pic.twitter.com/WlpVQKdO7q— ???????? PG™???????? ???? ????#TomBrady ????x7 ???????????????????????????? (@PatsGirlBoston) February 23, 2021 But an emotional Thomas was left in pieces when reacting to Woods' traumatic crash, which has left him requiring surgery. Speaking to the media, Thomas said: "Yeah, I mean I'm sick to my stomach. "You know, it hurts to see one of your closest friends get in an accident. "I just hope he's alright. Just worried for his kids,...
    Golf legend Ben Hogan was once also seriously injured in a violent car wreck eerily similar to Tiger Woods’ crash on Tuesday — and came back to win six more majors. Hogan, who died in 1997 at the age of 84, nearly lost his life in February 1949 when a Greyhound bus smashed into his black Cadillac while he was driving with his wife in Texas, according to the Golf Channel. The crash left Hogan with a broken collarbone, fractured ribs, a broken ankle, a double fracture to his pelvis, and deep contusions to his left leg. It took nearly one hour for emergency personnel to extract him from the wreckage. His wife, Valerie, escaped with minor injuries, in large part because the golf great shielded her with his body just moments before the impact. Doctors at the El Paso hospital where Hogan was taken feared...
    The sports world quickly reacted to the news of Tiger Woods’ car crash Tuesday on social media. Pro golfer Justin Thomas told reporters he was “sick” to his stomach after hearing the news about the car accident during a press conference, CBS Sports reported. Justin Thomas reacts to the Tiger Woods news: “I’m sick to my stomach… just worried for his kids. I’m sure they’re struggling.” pic.twitter.com/CIJo59DUVJ — CBS Sports HQ (@CBSSportsHQ) February 23, 2021 “It hurts to see … one of my closest friends, you know, gets in an accident and I just hope he’s alright,” Thomas told reporters. “Just worried for his kids. I’m sure they’re struggling.” (RELATED: Tiger Woods Involved In Serious Car Accident, Jaws Of Life Used To Rescue Him) The five-time Masters winner was involved in a single-car accident early Tuesday morning in Los Angeles, according to the LA County Sheriff’s office. Woods was...
    THIS is the 911 dispatch call which alerted cops to Tiger Woods' car crash that left him hospitalized. The 45-year-old flipped his vehicle on a hillside in Los Angeles this morning. Follow our Tiger Woods live blog for all the latest news and stories... 12Tiger Woods is in surgery after suffering multiple leg injuries when his car flipped over this morningCredit: AP:Associated Press Footage showed the flipped car was badly damaged 12The golfer's condition is currently unknownCredit: AP:Associated Press The caller raised the alarm saying there had been a "traffic collision" and "a person is trapped". They then said: "Sheriff on scene. Vehicle off the side of the road." The dispatch call came in around 7.26am PST today. The Los Angeles County Sheriffs department confirmed that Woods was the driver of the vehicle involved in the roll-over traffic collision. Fire crews had to lift him from the car before...
    THE golfing world will be praying the injuries Tiger Woods suffered in a car wreck are not life-threatening – but it is hard to believe they will not spell the end of his glittering career. With Woods, 45, undergoing surgery for “multiple leg injuries”, you have to wonder how much more his battered body can make. 14Tiger Woods' car was left shattered on the side of the road following the smashCredit: BackGrid 14Tiger Woods, 45, is undergoing surgery for 'multiple leg injuries'Credit: AP:Associated Press He underwent a fifth operation of his fused back just last month, and admitted on Sunday he had no idea whether he would be fit to challenge for a sixth Masters title in April. Sadly, we now know that is definitely not going to happen. His legs already bear the scars of five more operations for knee problems - and surgery to repair a torn Achilles...
    The sports community was rattled on Tuesday shortly after news broke that golf legend Tiger Woods was involved in a serious car wreck. Woods, 45, suffered "multiple leg injuries" after being involved in a "single-vehicle roll-over" collision on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes at around 7:12 a.m. local time, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and his agent Mark Steinberg.  TIGER WOODS INVOLVED IN LOS ANGELES CAR CRASH, FIRST-RESPONDERS NEEDED ‘JAWS OF LIFE’ TO REMOVE HIM Woods, who recently underwent his fifth back surgery, was still in surgery as of Tuesday afternoon.  The circumstances surrounding the crash were not immediately clear but the sports community took to social media to share their thoughts and prayers.   CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMPaulina Dedaj is a writer/ reporter for Fox News. Follow her on Twitter @PaulinaDedaj.
    A death sentence: Activists call on Florida governor to prioritize vaccines for farmworkers Billionaire Lufthansa investor Thiele dies aged 79 Tiger Woods was hospitalized on Tuesday after a car crash in California that, per his agent Mark Steinberg, left him with “multiple leg injuries.” Steinberg added in the statement that the legendary golfer was in surgery. © Provided by For The Win The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department confirmed the accident and said Woods was “extricated from the wreck with the ‘jaws of life.'” Athletes from around the sports world — from NFL, NBA, WNBA, MLB and golf, although some golfers were in the middle of press conferences ahead of this week’s Workday Championship when the news broke — sent their prayers for Woods over social media. Here’s a roundup: Thoughts are with @TigerWoods and others involved, wishing a speedy recovery and I hope the injuries are not...
    TIGER Woods' horrific car accident has prompted Donald Trump, stars like A-Rod and fans across the nation to send the golf legend well wishes. Woods, 45, had to be lifted from his car with the "jaws of life" after the vehicle rolled over this morning in Los Angeles, California. 4Tiger Woods crashed in Los Angeles, CaliforniaCredit: PA:Press Association 4Footage from the scene showed a Bentley on it's side with the front of the vehicle crushedCredit: AP:Associated Press 4A-Rod is praying for Tiger WoodsCredit: Twitter 4Credit: Twitter The golf star suffered multiple leg injuries and is currently undergoing surgery, Woods' agent, Mark Steinberg revealed after the Tuesday crash. After hearing the news, Donald Trump adviser Jason Miller revealed the former president made the following statement: "Get well soon, Tiger. You are a true champion!" Alex Rodriguez, a former American baseball player best known as also known as A-Rod, took to...
    Lindsey Vonn has reacted to news that her ex-boyfriend Tiger Woods was involved in a serious car crash and rushed into surgery on Tuesday. “Praying for TW right now,” tweeted the Olympic skier — who dated the golf great for about three years before they split in 2015. At the time, Vonn said the breakup was “mutual.” In 2018, she expressed admiration for her ex during his golf resurgence, saying “I support him. We’re friends, we congratulate each other … it’s really nice to see him playing so well again.” Woods was in surgery on Tuesday after rolling over his car in California — a crash that required the jaws of life to rescue the PGA legend. Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods at the Presidents Cup golf tournament in Dublin, Ohio on October 6, 2013.AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File His agent said he suffered injuries to both his legs...
    Celebrities have taken to social media to offer support to legendary golfer Tiger Woods after he was injured in a serious car crash on Tuesday. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said the golfer needed to be extricated from his vehicle with the "jaws of life." Woods was the sole occupant in the crash near the Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes neighborhoods of Los Angeles. Officials said the crash occurred at around 7:12 a.m. and the vehicle sustained "major damage." "Prayers up for the GOAT @TigerWoods who was in an accident this morning," Jada Pinkett Smith tweeted. "Was just with him yesterday. Don’t take not even a MOMENT for granted! I know you’re good because your Tiger within is a beast!!!" TIGER WOODS IN SURGERY AFTER SERIOUS CRASH, FIRST-RESPONDERS NEEDED 'JAWS OF LIFE' TO REMOVE HIM "My ❤️ goes out to @TigerWoods ... praying for ya man. ????????????????????????????????," country star...
    By STEFANIE DAZIO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Golf star Tiger Woods was injured Tuesday in a vehicle rollover in Los Angeles County, authorities said. Woods had to be extricated from the vehicle with the “jaws of life” tools, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said in a statement. Woods was taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries. The vehicle sustained major damage, the sheriff's department said. A call to Woods’ agent went to voice mail. Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Tags: Associated Press
    Getty Golf legend Tiger Woods was involved in a terrible car accident in California, according to police. The first photos to come out from the Tiger Woods car crash in Los Angeles show a decimated vehicle in a field. Los Angeles authorities said he was rescued from the vehicle with the jaws of life. Officials have not said how severe the pro-golfers injuries were, saying only that he was taken to a local hospital for treatment. #BREAKING: Tiger Woods Injured in Single Car Crash in L.A., Extracted with Jaws of Life https://t.co/VxxstLPEnX — TMZ (@TMZ) February 23, 2021 Woods was the only person involved in the rollover crash. Authorities did not immediately say what caused the crash. Los Angeles County Sheriffs Deputies said in a statement: On February 23, 2021, at approximately 7:12 AM, LASD responded to a single vehicle roll-over traffic collision on the border of...
    RANCHO PALOS VERDES (KABC) -- Tiger Woods suffered multiple leg injuries following a a single vehicle rollover crash in the Rancho Palos Verdes area, his manager confirmed.The crash happened on the border of Rolling Hills Estates around 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.Details about what led up the crash were not released but authorities say the car was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard when it crashed at Blackhorse Road.The golf star was the only person in the car, which sustained major damage, and was extricated from the wreck by L.A. County firefighters and paramedics. He was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.DEVELOPING: This story will be updated as more information becomes available.Tiger Woods underwent spinal fusion surgery 2 years before Masters winEMBED More News Videos ABC News' Dr. Jen Ashton talks about the surgery that may have fueled Tiger Woods' Masters victory. Tiger Woods,...
    RANCHO PALOS VERDES -- Tiger Woods was injured in a single vehicle rollover crash in the Rancho Palos Verdes area, authorities confirmed Tuesday.The crash happened on the border of Rolling Hills Estates around 7:15 a.m., according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The golfer had to be extricated by the "jaws of life" and then taken to a local hospital for his injuries.Details about what led up the crash were not released but authorities say the car was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard when it crashed at Blackhorse Road.Woods was the only person in the car, which sustained major damage,. Woods' exact condition is not yet known.DEVELOPING: This story will be updated as more information becomes available.
    TIGER Woods has been injured in a horror California crash and had to be cut out of the wreck after the car rolled over. The 45-year-old was involved in an incident on the border of the Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes in Los Angeles at 7.12AM PST. 3Tiger Woods was reportedly in a crashCredit: Getty Images - Getty 3The golfers condition is currently unknownCredit: Getty Images - Getty The Los Angeles County Sheriffs department confirmed that Woods was the driver of the vehicle. Fire crews had to lift him from the vehicle with the "jaws of life" before Woods was transferred to hospital by paramedics. The extent of the sports star's injuries has not yet been confirmed, neither has his current condition. According to the department, the vehicle sustained "major damage." Footage from the scene showed a car on its side with the front of the vehicle crushed....
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Golf star Tiger Woods was injured Tuesday in a vehicle rollover in Los Angeles County, authorities said. Woods had to be extricated from the vehicle with the “jaws of life” tools, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement. Woods was taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries. The vehicle sustained major damage, the sheriff’s department said. A call to Woods’ agent went to voice mail. Copyright © 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    RANCHO PALOS VERDES (KABC) -- Tiger Woods was injured in a single vehicle rollover crash in the Rancho Palos Verdes area, authorities confirmed Tuesday.The crash happened on the border of Rolling Hills Estates around 7:15 a.m., according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.Details about what led up the crash were not released but authorities say the car was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard when it crashed at Blackhorse Road.Woods was the only person in the car, which sustained major damage, and was extricated from the wreck by L.A. County firefighters and paramedics. He was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.DEVELOPING: This story will be updated as more information becomes available.
    Tiger Woods was taken to the hospital Tuesday after being involved in a rollover car crash, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.  The department said Woods was the sole occupant of the vehicle and had to be removed from the car with the "Jaws of life." This morning @LMTLASD responded to a roll-over collision in which @TigerWoods was injured. Please see our statement... pic.twitter.com/cSWOxKZC1w— LA County Sheriffs (@LASDHQ) February 23, 2021 This story is developing. Check back for updates.
    Tiger Woods of the United States celebrates after sinking his putt on the 18th green to win during the final round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 14, 2019 in Augusta, Georgia.Andrew Redington | Getty Images Golf superstar Tiger Woods was injured Tuesday morning in Los Angeles when his car crashed and rolled over, authorities said. Woods, who was the only person in the car, was "extricated from the wreck with the 'jaws of life' by Los Angeles County firefighters and paramedics, then transported to a local hospital by ambulance for his injuries," that county's sherriff's department said in a tweet. Deputies arrived at the crash scene on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes at about 7:12 a.m. PT, the department said. Officials said "the vehicle sustained major damage." Woods was scene on social media on Monday on a golf course with...
    Tiger Woods was injured in a serious car crash Tuesday and needed to be extricated from his vehicle with the "jaws of life," the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said. Woods was the sole occupant in the crash near the Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes neighborhoods of Los Angeles. Officials said the crash occurred at around 7:12 a.m. and the vehicle sustained "major damage." He was taken to the hospital and the extent of his injuries were not known. This is a breaking news story check back for updates.
    TIGER Woods has reportedly been injured in a horror crash and had to be cut out of the wreck this morning. The 45-year-old was reportedly involved in an incident in Ranchos Palos Verdes at Hawthorne Blvd in Los Angeles County. 1Tiger Woods was reportedly in a crashCredit: Getty Images - Getty Fire crews reportedly had to lift him from his vehicle, according to a local correspondent. The golfers condition has not yet been made available and it is unclear if he has been transported to hospital. Most read in NewsExclusiveFINAL STEPSChilling moment man 'lures pregnant wife to cliff edge before pushing her off'TAXING TIMESWhy you could miss out on a $1,400 stimulus check by filing your taxes earlyBreakingSIEGE CARNAGECapitol rioters came ‘prepared for WAR’ - but cops weren't warned, chief saysOH JOEJoe Biden accused of accidentally saying the N-word after fumbling during speechCHECK, PLEASE!You could get your $1,400 stimulus...
    TIGER Woods has often been associated with living in palatial abodes. And his former home in the Florida hotspot of Windermere is no different. 15Inside Tiger Woods' stunning former Windermere homeCredit: Realtor.com 15Woods famously crashed his car outside the propertyCredit: Getty Images - Getty Woods, who will be back in action at the Masters with hopes he can regain his title, lived in the mansion with his ex-wife Elin Nordegren until it was sold to Bubba Watson in 2013. Infamously, Tiger also crashed his SUV into a fire hydrant and a tree outside the home. Just two days earlier it has been alleged the golfing superstar was having an affair with New York nightclub hostess, Rachel Uchitel. Here's what his former home looks like today, with pictures featured from Realtor.com. LAKEFRONT PARADISE Found in a private gated community of Isleworth Golf & Country Club, the stunning property has incredible views...
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