It has been reported that golf and pro sport phenom Tiger Woods has been involved in a car accident of serious nature.

However it also now been confirmed that Woods is awake, responsive and recovering in his hospital room following a trauma that occurred in the incident.

His main injuries are understood to be in his leg in what has been reported to have been a one vehicle incident.

More news to follow.

Terrible news during an unsettling time for the world.

Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson in boxing reacting to the news by saying:

Indeed.

Woods knows more than most in life about being a winner and being the best in the sport of golf.

A true competitor, fighter and comeback merchant in life and in the sport he loves.

His golf career and life testament to as much.

He will need to fight harder now more than ever.

Get well soon.

Thoughts and prayers to Tiger Woods, his friends and family.

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