Report: Tiger Woods' Mother, Mother-in-Law at Scene of Car Crash

Celebrity News Dec. 4, 2009 AT 8:55AM
Report: Tiger Woods' Mother, Mother-in-Law at Scene of Car Crash Credit: Lester Cohen/

Add two more women to the Tiger Woods melee: his mother and mother-in-law, who may have been staying at Woods' Winderemere, Fl. home on the night of his mystery-shrouded car crash.

That's the suggestion of an audio recording newly obtained by the Associated Press. In the tape, Florida Highway Patrol troopers interview Jarius Adam, the neighbor who called 911 in the early hours of Nov. 27; troopers also interviewed Adam's sister, Kimberly Harris.

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Harris describes the scene outside the house in the aftermath of Woods' crack-up with a tree, and says that Woods' mother Kultida and mother-in-law Barbro Holmberg were both present. "The cops came, the Windermere cops came first, then the security guards came," Harris said. "And then it appears Mr. Woods' mom, and Tiger's wife's mom came out after the fact. I don't know if they heard the commotion, I don't if she, his wife, left and came back. But they walked across the grass and were outside as well."

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The Associated Press also notes that, in Jarius Adam's 911 call, a voice "that strongly resembles Woods' mother" is heard in the background shouting, "What happened?

The news organization wasn't yet able to confirm Harris' statement. "This is a private family matter," Holmberg told days after the crash. "I'm praying for everyone and everything to be OK. Please let's just leave it at that."

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Although Woods has released two statements about his disastrous past week -- he called the accident "my fault," and went on to allude to his extramarital "transgressions" -- his lawyer has said he has no plans to speak to police about the Nov. 27 incident, in which he was treated for facial lacerations.

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