Golfer Tiger Woods was injured in a serious car crash in the Los Angeles area on Tuesday morning, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
According to the statement, the crash occurred early Tuesday morning, shortly after 7 a.m. PT, in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said the vehicle sustained “major damage.”
“Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries,” Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg, told Golf Digest’s Daniel Rapaport. “He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support.”