12:43 PM P.T. – Tiger’s best friend, Donald Trump, Has issued a statement about the crash … saying, “Tiger, get well soon, Tiger. You are a true champion!”
Tiger and Trump go back years … Trump famously gave the award to Tiger Presidential Medal Freedom To honor Tiger for winning the Masters in 2019.
12:18 PM PT – TMZ has got a dispatch audio dio for Tiger’s crash, and it looks like they realized in real time that Tiger is trapped inside … and will need a backup STAT.
In Audio Dio, you can block EMS workers from blocking the surrounding roads … and discuss the severity of the crash.
11:52 AM P.T. – Tiger’s agent Mark Steinberg says he suffered multiple leg injuries and is currently undergoing surgery.
11:43 AM P.T. – says an LA county sheriff’s department source TMZ Sports They did not believe alcohol was involved but did not say whether any other substance was possible.
Tiger Woods Tuesday morning L.A. He was hospitalized following a bad single-car accident in the county – with the need for officers to free his jaws from the vehicle.
“On February 23, 2021, at approximately 7:12 p.m., LASDA responded to a collision of a single vehicle rollover traffic on the border of Rolling Hills Estate and Rancho Palos Verdes,” officials say.
“On Blackhorse Road, the vehicle was traveling north on H or Thorne Lev Levard when it crashed. The vehicle was badly damaged.”
Officials confirmed that “the driver and the only passenger were identified as PGA golfer, Aldrick ‘Tiger’ Woods.
“Mr. Woods was pulled out of the wreckage with ‘jaws of life’ by Los Angeles County firefighters and paramedics, then rushed to a local hospital by ambulance for his injuries.”
The cause of the accident is not clear. The cops are investigating.
The 45-year-old Tiger was in the area for his annual Invitational Golf Tournament at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades.
Just this week, he posed for photos with stars like David Spad And Dwyn Wade – and announced it Posterior surgery That could keep him out of the upcoming Masters tournament in Augusta Gusta, Georgia.
This isn’t the first time Tiger Woods has had a high-profile car accident – he crashed his SUV at his home in Florida in 2009.
In 2017, He was arrested Police found the wheels of his car passing behind. Tiger said he had taken prescription medication before the accident and Meds had no idea of the effect it had on him.
Justin Thomas – one of the best golfers on the planet and a good friend of Woods – got emotional while commenting on the accident on Tuesday … saying he was praying for Tiger’s children and family.
Originally published – 11:29 AM P.T.