Tiger Woods "Seriously" Injured in Car Crash

Kyle McMorrowCorrespondent INovember 27, 2009

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15:  Tiger Woods of the USA plays an approach shot on the 5th hole during the final round of the 2009 Australian Masters at Kingston Heath Golf Club on November 15, 2009 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)
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According to ESPN.com and the Associated Press, Tiger Woods has been "seriously" injured in a car crash early this morning. 

Authorities say Woods hit a fire hydrant and a tree when he was leaving his driveway. Woods was taken to the Health Center Hospital in Florida where he is being treated for "serious" injuries.

According to WESH 2 News, Woods was treatd for facial lacerations, and Darren Rovell of CNBC has reported that Wood's agent has said of Tiger, "He is fine."

Although details are not yet known and charges are pending, the crash is not suspected of being alcohol-related.