LOS ANGELES, Cal. (WBRC) - Golfer Tiger Woods was rescued from a serious car accident Tuesday morning in Los Angeles.
According to a tweet by the LA County Sheriff’s Office, Woods was injured in the crash around 7:12 a.m. He was the driver and only person in the car.
Firefighters and paramedics used a tool and an ax to get into the vehicle to then pull Woods out.
Woods’ agent Mark Steinberg released a statement following the crash.
“Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries. He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support,” Steinberg said.