No charges versus Tiger Woods are being pursued after the golf star was associated with a single-car rollover crash that hurt his leg.
“We don’t contemplate any charges whatsoever in this crash,” Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva stated in remarks streamed on social networks on Wednesday.
“This remains an accident. An accident is not a crime.”
He duplicated that there was no proof of disability through medication, alcohol or narcotics and detectives were not pursuing careless driving charges.
The 45-year-old was “awake, responsive and recovering” after numerous surgical treatments, according to a declaration late on Tuesday on Woods’ Twitter account.
He had numerous open fractures to his lower ideal leg and throughout surgical treatment had actually a rod put in his tibia and screws and pins in his ankle.
Authorities have actually stated Woods was the only individual in the automobile and mindful when very first responders reached the scene early on Tuesday early morning.
Woods has actually been associated with automobile occurrences prior to. In 2009 he crashed into a tree. It cost him numerous sponsorship offers when it was exposed he had actually been having a string of affairs and would go into a rehab center.
In 2017 he was discovered asleep at the wheel of a parked automobile and was detained for driving while under the impact. He stated he had an unanticipated response to recommended medication for pain in the back and once again looked into a center.
Woods last played competitively in December and went through surgical treatment, to alleviate a disc piece that was pinching a nerve for a 5th back surgical treatment total and his very first considering that a spine combination treatment in April 2017.