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Tiger Woods Hospitalized After Surviving A Severe Car Accident In Los Angeles

Tiger Woods has been hospitalized after surviving a severe car accident in Loss Angeles on Tuesday morning.

Woods’ team released an update on his condition on Tuesday evening,  writing that he is “awake, responsive, and recovering in his hospital room.”

Tiger Woods had multiple “open fractures” to the lower right leg; a rod placed in the tibia, screws, and pins in the ankle.

As being reported, the car crash happened after 7 a.m. local time, on the edge of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes, Loss Angeles as Woods’s car rolled over.  While no other cars or people were involved in the accident.

Loss Angeles as Woods's car

Loss Angeles as Woods's car

According to the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department. Firefighters and paramedics had to use a rescue tool to extract Tiger Woods from the vehicle. 

He was taken to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center where he underwent surgery for his injuries.

“Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries,” his manager, Mark Steinberg, told the Associated Press.

“He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support.”

Woods’ team released an update on his condition, writing that he is “awake, responsive, and recovering in his hospital room.”

Following the accident news, wishes, and prayer messages pour in on social media for Pro-golfer Tiger Woods.

Saman Siddiqui

Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.

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