Woods in serious condition after car crash


Tiger Woods was invovled in a one-car crash around 2:25 a.m. ET near his Isleworth home in Windermere, Fla., the Orlando Sentinel is reporting.

The Sentinel says that Woods' car hit a fire hydrant while he was pulling out of his house and then struck a tree on his neighbor's property. He was transported to Health Central Hosptial in Ocoee and listed in serious condition.

The paper said the Florida Highway Patrol reported the airbags in Woods' Cadillac Escalade did not deploy, which means the vehicle was traveling under 33 mph.

FHP did not report the accident until just after 2 p.m. today. The agency said the crash remains under investigation and charges are pending.

A Health Central hospital employee said at 2:30 p.m. that Woods was not a patient, the Sentinel reported. A hospital operator would not say if Woods had been treated and released.

WESH 2 News reported that Woods has been treated for facial lacerations. FHP said alcohol was not a factor.