Here's what we know about Tiger Woods' car crash
February 23, 2021. Summarized by summa-bot.
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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/Shutterstock (11773293a) RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CALIFORNIA FEBRUARY 23, 2021-L.A. County Sheriff's officers investigate an accident involving famous golfer Tiger Woods along Hawthorne Blvd. in Ranch Paos Verdes Tuesday. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times) Tiger Woods crash, Ranch Palos Verdes, California, Usa - 23 Feb 2021
Tiger Woods suffered serious injuries to both his legs after a single-vehicle rollover crash Tuesday morning near Los Angeles.
Woods was conscious when deputies arrived on the scene in Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said at a news conference on Tuesday.
Carlos Gonzalez, the Los Angeles sheriff's deputy who first arrived at the scene of Tiger Woods' crash, said Woods was not able to stand on his own, but he was "lucid and calm. "
Tiger Woods' car accident occurred on a stretch of road known for high speeds and prone to crashes, L. A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said a news conference Tuesday.
The interior of Tiger Woods' car acted as a "cushion to survive what otherwise would have been a fatal crash," Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said about today's crash.
Los Angeles officials say that Tiger Woods conscious when they arrived to the crash and there was "no evidence of impairment," Sheriff Alex Villanueva said at a news conference on Tuesday.
There was no evidence of impairment noted by deputies responding to the rollover crash involving Tiger Woods, L. A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said at a news conference Tuesday.
Woods was in stable condition with serious injuries when he was taken to the hospital, L. A. County Fire Chief Daryl Osby said in the news conference with the sheriff.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is holding a news conference to discuss a car crash involving golf legend Tiger Woods.
Tiger Woods was traveling at a high rate of speed Tuesday morning when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed in Rancho Palos Verdes, the Los Angeles Times reported, citing unnamed law enforcement sources.