Tiger Woods Involved In Major Car Accident

Tiger Woods, the golf legend, was seriously injured following a one-car rollover accident. The incident occurred in Los Angeles, and needed a “jaws of life” rescue authorities note. 

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said in a statement that there’s “major damages”: 

“"Mr. Woods was extracted from the wreck with the 'jaws of life,'" the sheriff added.

He was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment, the statement said. Woods' agent, Mark Steinberg, told NBC News on Tuesday afternoon that Woods was in surgery for multiple leg injuries.

"We have been made aware of Tiger Woods' car accident today," according to statement from the PGA.

"We are awaiting further information when he comes out of surgery. On behalf of the PGA TOUR and our players, Tiger is in our prayers and will have our full support as he recovers”.

Full report via NBC News