Tiger Woods Was Going 80 MPH in 45 MPH Zone When He Crashed

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office has released the cause of Tiger Woods‘ car crash on February 23.

“The primary causal factor for this traffic collision was driving at a speed unsafe for the road conditions and the inability to negotiate the curve of the roadway. Estimated speeds at the first area of impact were 84 to 87 miles per hour and the final estimated speed when the vehicle struck the tree was 75 miles per hour,” Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said during a press conference on Wednesday.

“There were no citations issued and there were no signs of impairment,” he added.

Tiger Woods Car Crash
Los Angeles County Sheriff deputies gather evidence from the car that golf legend Tiger Woods was driving when seriously injured in a rollover accident on February 23, 2021 in Rolling Hills Estates, California. Rescuers used hydraulic rescue tools to extricate him from the car where he reportedly sustained major leg injuries. Law enforcement reports that there was no evidence of impairment. He was in town to participate in The Genesis Invitational golf tournament.
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