Tiger Woods was injured in a critical automotive crash, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department mentioned Tuesday, including in a press release that paramedics pulled him from the wreckage with the rescue device referred to as the “jaws of life.”
The incident occurred about 7:12 a.m. native time on Tuesday close to the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verde, a coastal metropolis of about 42,000 people in Los Angeles County.
Mr. Woods’s automobile was touring north on Hawthorne Boulevard at Blackhorse Road when it crashed, the Sheriff’s Department mentioned.
“The vehicle sustained major damage,” the division mentioned.
Mr. Woods was faraway from the automobile with a hydraulic spreader device, typically referred to as the “jaws of life,” by Los Angeles County firefighters and paramedics, and he was then taken to a hospital. His situation and the extent of his accidents weren’t instantly clear.
The incident is being investigated by the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Lomita station.
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