Tiger Woods shared some encouraging news with fans on Friday as the golfer continued to recover from Tuesday’s rollover accident in California.
“Tiger has been transferred to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and received follow-up procedures for his injuries this morning. The procedures were successful and now he is recovering and in a good mood, ”a message reads. posted on his Twitter account.
“Tiger and his family want to thank you all for the wonderful support and messages you have received over the past few days. We will have no further updates at this time. “
Woods was conscious when he was pulled through the front windshield of his SUV after he crashed on a downhill stretch of highway in Rancho Palos Verdes.
Police characterized the accident as “purely an accident” and dismissed criminal charges against Woods, who authorities said was sober.
Woods suffered a fracture in his right leg and doctors inserted a rod into his leg and placed screws in his foot and ankle.
Doctors said the hardware could be permanent and keep you awake for a while, but the 15-time PGA Tour champion is said to be determined to get back on the links.
“He doesn’t want his career to end like this,” a source close to the 45-year-old athlete said Wednesday. “So if there’s any way that he can keep playing golf, he will.”