Tiger Woods injured in Los Angeles automotive crash, police say

With the Masters simply six-plus weeks away, Woods mentioned on Sunday that he wasn’t sure he can be able to play within the occasion, the yr’s first main championship, after present process a fifth again surgical procedure in December.

A KABC-TV helicopter over the scene of Woods’ accident confirmed a automotive on its facet with the entrance finish closely broken. Air baggage gave the impression to be deployed. The wreckage gave the impression to be simply off the facet of a highway on a hillside.

Woods, whose first identify is Eldrick, was the only occupant of the automobile, the sheriff’s division mentioned.

The crash occurred shortly earlier than 7.15am on Tuesday (US time), officers mentioned.