This is breaking news desk and I'm Stephanie taylor. We have breaking news that Tiger Woods is recovering from major surgery on his right leg at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center after being involved in a single-car accident outside Los Angeles at about 7:12 a.m,. .The vehicle sustained major damage and Woods was removed from the wreck with the "jaws of life" by firefighters and paramedics.
Woods suffered “open fractures” to both the upper and lower portions of his tibia and fibula in his right leg, as well as damage to the ankle bones and trauma to the muscle and soft tissue of the leg, according to an update released via his social-media account on Tuesday night. The accident remains under investigation.