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'No evidence' Tiger Woods was impaired in crash which left him with multiple leg injuries

'No evidence' Tiger Woods was impaired in crash which left him with multiple leg injuries

By Dhanjay Deo
Wednesday 24/02/2021
[image: stuff.co.nz]

US authorities say there's no immediate evidence that Tiger Woods was impaired in a car crash in Los Angeles that seriously injured both of the golfer's legs.

At a news conference, the police chief and fire chief of Los Angeles County didn't answer follow-up questions on how they know he wasn't impaired or how fast he was driving.

Weather was not a factor in the crash.

Authorities say Woods was conscious and able to communicate when authorities arrived to pry him from an SUV after a rollover crash this morning.

He was taken to a hospital in serious condition and is having surgery after suffering multiple leg injuries in the accident.

A spokesman on a US television network said Woods has “non life-threatening injuries”.

ESPN later reported that Woods may have broken both of his legs in the crash.

[Source: Stuff.co.nz]

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