When the news hit today, everyone pretty much held their collective breath for a second. The 15-time golf major winner had to be “extricated from the wreck” of a car following a crash in Los Angeles. Was Tiger Woods going to be alright? It appears he will be, but early reports suggest he’s currently undergoing multiple surgeries on his legs.
Like any other breaking news, the internet reacted accordingly. Tiger was quickly trending, and everyone was praying that he made it out unscathed.
Check out all the tweets below:
Damn bro prayers for Tiger Woods 🤦♂️🙏 pic.twitter.com/vxXcAw8YdD
— LeBron James ➐ (@uKingJames) February 23, 2021
— LA County Sheriffs (@LASDHQ) February 23, 2021
Story updated with statement from Woods' agent Mark Steinberg:
"Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries. He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support."https://t.co/z7kdbXOmLZ
— Daniel Rapaport (@Daniel_Rapaport) February 23, 2021
BREAKING: Tiger Woods transported to hospital with injuries following vehicle crash with "major damage," LA County Sheriff's Dept. says. pic.twitter.com/hxcGYAig8D
— MSNBC (@MSNBC) February 23, 2021
#BREAKING: American professional golfer and prodigy Tiger Woods was injured in a serious car crash in Rolling Hills Estates on Tuesday, officials said. Authorities at the scene said Woods was extricated from his vehicle using the jaws of life. https://t.co/fFHPvefjkc
— Good Day LA (@GDLA) February 23, 2021
JUST IN: Golf legend Tiger Woods has been hospitalized after a serious one-car rollover accident in Los Angeles County that required the "jaws of life," according to the LA County Sheriff's Department https://t.co/mYIRfqmAhK
— CNN (@CNN) February 23, 2021
Tiger Woods was injured Tuesday in a single-car crash near Los Angeles, according to LA County Sheriffs.
Emergency personnel extricated Woods from the vehicle using the “jaws of life.” He was taken to a local hospital for his injuries, and his condition is unknown at this time. pic.twitter.com/u3EQcUnldq
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 23, 2021
— TMZ (@TMZ) February 23, 2021
I’m going to throw up. https://t.co/SBagiUAvy3
— Fore Play (@ForePlayPod) February 23, 2021
I can’t fucking breathe https://t.co/oKggzC3FNk
— Riggs (@RiggsBarstool) February 23, 2021
Prayers up for @TigerWoods 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
— Baker Mayfield (@bakermayfield) February 23, 2021
Somebody tell me what the fuck is going on with Tiger Woods. Tell me right this second.
— Trent (@BarstoolTrent) February 23, 2021
Prayers up for Tiger Woods, who was injured today in a car accident 🙏
— Overtime (@overtime) February 23, 2021
prayers out to tiger woods. just yesterday he was golfing with dwyane wade pic.twitter.com/MlPhNeavaF
— buckets (@buckets) February 23, 2021
Prayers up for @TigerWoods 🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽
— Karl-Anthony Towns (@KarlTowns) February 23, 2021
Hoping everything’s ok with Tiger Woods. 🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/CeeBKdxCZZ
— Legion Hoops (@LegionHoops) February 23, 2021
Tiger Woods’ agent says he’s currently in surgery. Prayers up for him https://t.co/6cKJhOeU2E
— philip lewis (@Phil_Lewis_) February 23, 2021
Thoughts are with @TigerWoods and others involved, wishing a speedy recovery and I hope the injuries are not bad🙏🏼
— Ian Poulter (@IanJamesPoulter) February 23, 2021
Prayers for Tiger Woods. Really hoping he's ok. pic.twitter.com/TzQoBESibo
— Jordan Daley (@JDaIey) February 23, 2021
Hope Tiger Woods is okay 🙏🏾
— Chad Johnson (@ochocinco) February 23, 2021
Damn hope Tiger Woods is good. That guy has bad luck with driving cars
— Troydan (@Troydan) February 23, 2021
Prayers up @TigerWoods 🙏🏾
— Isaiah Thomas (@isaiahthomas) February 23, 2021
TIGER WOODS BUBBA PRAYING FOR YOU
— The Iron Sheik (@the_ironsheik) February 23, 2021
Justin Thomas getting choked up talking about Tiger Woods, “I’m sick to my stomach.” Calls him one of his closest friends. Mentioned he was worried about Tiger’s kids and hopes they’re doing alright. #11Alive pic.twitter.com/UZo39loX3G
— Maria Martin (@Ria_Martin) February 23, 2021
So very sad to hear about Tiger Woods’ accident. I was able to preview a documentary recently about his golf career and wow, what an athlete. Hope he is OK. 🙏🏽
— Asha Rangappa (@AshaRangappa_) February 23, 2021
Thoughts are with @TigerWoods. Hope it’s not as serious as appears. 🤞🏻🤞🏻
— Gary Lineker 💙 (@GaryLineker) February 23, 2021
Tiger Woods suffered moderate to critical injuries after being pulled from his car in following a rollover crash in Rancho Palos Verdes, according to Los Angeles County PIO Henry Narvez.
— Ana Cabrera (@AnaCabrera) February 23, 2021
My ❤️ goes out to @TigerWoods … praying for ya man. 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
— Jake Owen (@jakeowen) February 23, 2021
Wider picture of Tiger Woods car crash scene. CNN reporting he suffered ‘moderate to critical’ injuries. pic.twitter.com/DF03Y3BvzW
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) February 23, 2021
BREAKING: Tiger Woods Involved in LA Car Crash, Agent Says in Surgery for ‘Multiple Leg Injuries’ https://t.co/aA0T8yx7Sl
— Sean Hannity (@seanhannity) February 23, 2021
I’m praying for Tiger Woods!
— Dr. David Samadi, MD (@drdavidsamadi) February 23, 2021
Praying for @TigerWoods 🙏🏿
— Jerome Bettis (@JeromeBettis36) February 23, 2021
#TigerWoods grievously injured in a rollover car accident in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. Horrible news that his legs have been injured. Praying for him, son Charlie and family. It’s like a Picasso has been vandalized. Get well brother, everyone is rooting for you.
— Geraldo Rivera (@GeraldoRivera) February 23, 2021
Another big fight for #TigerWoods You can do this buddy 💪
— Nicola Charles (@nicola1charles) February 23, 2021
Prayers up for @TigerWoods
— Jason "The Jet" Terry (@jasonterry31) February 23, 2021
Strong Prayers For Tiger Woods.
— COREY BORNER (@LILCOREY_TRILL) February 23, 2021
Prayers for @TigerWoods and his family🙏🏾
— Emmanuel Ogbah (@EmanOgbah) February 23, 2021
Prayers up for Tiger, hopefully he’ll be able to bounce back and win a few more majors.
This can’t be the end for Tiger on the course.
It just can’t be.