Tiger Woods Eludes Investigators Amid New Pics Showing His Crashed SUV

Tiger Woods Accident Scene

For a second day, investigators were rebuffed in their attempts to interview Tiger Woods about an SUV accident early Friday near his home that involved injuries serious enough to send him to a hospital.

Florida Highway Patrol investigators were seen arriving at Woods' home in Orange County, Fla., just before 3 p.m. ET, according to ABC News Orlando affiliate WFTV, and leaving almost an hour later.

"The Florida Highway Patrol has received information that Tiger Woods and his wife were not available to be interviewed by state troopers, as we had previously scheduled," spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes said in an e-mail to the media Saturday evening. "This announcement came from his agent. Troopers were asked to return tomorrow (November 29th). This is still an ongoing crash investigation."


Two Florida Highway Patrol troopers also tried to interview Woods Friday evening at his home, according to The Associated Press, but Woods' wife, Elin Nordegren, turned them away, saying Woods was sleeping.

The latest failed attempt to interview Woods came as WFTV ran exclusive photos showing Woods' 2009 Cadillac Escalade smashed into a tree.

Tiger Woods Crash Scene

The WFTV images fit the initial police descriptions of the event -- that Woods, 33, crashed his vehicle into a fire hydrant and then a tree near his Windermere, Fla., home at 2:25 a.m. Friday.

Authorities said it is possible they eventually may release 911 tapes pertaining to the accident.

"The 9-1-1 tapes provided to FHP investigators from the Orange County Sheriff's office have not been reviewed by the investigating trooper," Montes said in her e-mail. "Once that has been done and we determine whether or not it is pertinent to our case, I will advise you when those will be released. ... Please remember there is no specific timeline on when that will occur. The Florida Highway Patrol is the sole agency investigating this traffic crash."

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There has been only minimal comment on the accident from Woods' camp, which described the accident as "minor" on Friday.

Christine Brennan, an ABC News sports consultant and USA Today sports columnist, suggested on "Good Morning America Weekend" Saturday that there remain many open questions.

"What is this? It's completely incongruous to Tiger's image that he would be doing this at 2:30 in the morning," Brennan said. "He's got a wife. He's got two young children. If he's going out to get something for the baby, OK, great, then tell us. I think that's confusing to people and understandably confusing to people."

VIDEO: Photos of Tiger Woods Accident

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The eight exclusive photos on WFTV show the SUV's front passenger tire crashed into the tree with a golf cart and blanket beside it. The eyewitness who took the photos said there were two golf irons in the street and both backseat windows were broken, WFTV reported.

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