Golf icon Tiger Woods was reportedly injured in a single car crash in Rancho Palos Verdes, California Tuesday.
The crash happened around 7:00 a.m. at Hawthorne Blvd. near Blackhorse Road. First responders utilized the ‘jaws of life’ to free Woods from the vehicle, officials said.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department released this statement: On February 23, 2021, at approximately 7:12 AM, LASD responded to a single vehicle roll-over traffic collision on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Ranchos Palos Verdes.
The vehicle was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard, at Blackhorse Road, when it crashed. The vehicle sustained major damage.
The driver and sole occupant was identified as PGA golfer, Eldrick ‘Tiger’ Woods.
Mr. Woods 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.