Tiger Woods Seriously Injured in Car Accident

Tiger WoodsOne of the most recognizable faces in all of sports has been struck by a great tragedy today.  It is being reported that Tiger Woods, the greatest golfer in the world, is in serious condition after a car accident early this morning.

Florida Highway Patrol is saying that Tiger Woods was driving near his home in Isleworth, Florida at 2:30am Friday morning when he crashed into a fire hydrant and then a tree.  He was rushed to Health Central Hospital.  Some sources are reporting that he was treated for facial lacerations, although that has not been confirmed.

Apparently there was no alcohol involved in the incident.  Details are sketchy at the moment, but one thing that has been reported is that his airbags did not deploy properly upon impact.  Regardless of how this happened or how bad he is hurt, a tragedy such as this affects the whole world.  Tiger Woods is a role model for people everywhere on how to behave with professionalism and dedication in every aspect of one’s life.

We can all only hope and pray that he will be okay.  He is listed in serious condition.  Thankfully no one else was involved in the single-car accident.

FHP: Tiger Woods in car accident – [FoxOrlando]

Woods injured in crash near home – [ESPN]

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