Byline By- Vinayak Heliwal
Legendary Golfer Tiger Woods was hospitalized on Tuesday after suffering multiple leg injuries during a rollover crash in California.
The 15 Time Champion Woods was suspected to have broken both his legs after his SUV was rolled over several times in Los Angeles County on Tuesday. The golf superstar had to be pulled out through the windshield of the car.
After being rushed to the hospital Woods underwent surgery but the extent of his injuries is yet to be revealed
Woods was heading northbound on Hawthorne Ave when his vehicle crossed onto the wrong side of the road and flipped onto a hillside.
Woods did not appear to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol during the early-morning incident, and underwent surgery after the roll-over collision, said Los Angeles County, Sheriff Alex Villanueva.
Mr. Woods was alone in the SUV when it crashed into a raised median, crossed two oncoming lanes, and rolled several times, authorities said at a news conference.
For the unversed Woods was in Los Angeles over the weekend as the tournament host of the Genesis Invitational at Riviera, where he presented the trophy
He was supposed to spend Monday and Tuesday filming with Discovery-owned GOLFTV with whom he has an endorsement contract.
Moreover, News of the car crash had spread rapidly around the globe, and people had sent their best wishes and prayers to Woods.