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Tiger Woods had unlabeled pill bottle in SUV during car crash, was ‘somewhat combative’

An empty, unlabeled pill bottle was discovered close to Tiger Woods’ wrecked SUV — and the pro-golfer was “somewhat combative” when first responders tried to deal with him on the scene of his high-speed crash, based on a newly-released police report.

Tiger Woods car crashed along a road in the Rancho Palos Verdes suburb of Los Angeles Feb. 23.
Tiger Woods car crashed alongside a highway in the Rancho Palos Verdes suburb of Los Angeles Feb. 23.
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The 22-page report obtained by TMZ mentioned Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies discovered an “empty plastic pharmaceutical container” in the entrance pocket of a backpack resting in the comb near Woods’ car.

“The container had no label and there was no indication as to what, if anything, had been inside,” the report states. 



No alcohol, medicine or paraphernalia have been discovered contained in the loaned 2021 Genesis GV80 Woods was driving when he crashed Feb. 23 in Rolling Hills Estates exterior of Los Angeles.

When EMTs tried to free him from the wreckage Woods, 45, was “somewhat combative” — and so disoriented he thought he was in Florida, the place he lives, quite than in Southern California, the report mentioned. 

Tiger Woods car crashed along a road in the Rancho Palos Verdes suburb of Los Angeles Feb. 23.
Tiger Woods car crashed alongside a highway in the Rancho Palos Verdes suburb of Los Angeles Feb. 23.
AP

Police didn’t carry out any area sobriety assessments or attempt to accumulate blood samples from Woods, as a result of they didn’t imagine there was any purpose to suppose he was inebriated.

Authorities mentioned Wednesday that Woods was going as quick as 87 mph, near double the restrict, in the February crash that just about killed him.

He was knocked unconscious in the accident and suffered critical accidents to his proper leg that required surgical procedure.

A vehicle rest on its side after a rollover accident involving golfer Tiger Woods, inset.
A car relaxation on its aspect after a rollover accident involving golfer Tiger Woods, inset.AP; Getty Images


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