UPDATED: Cristie Kerr Seriously Injured in Golf Cart Accident
LPGA Tour legend Cristie Kerr and her caddie Matt Gelczis have suffered serious injuries following a golf cart accident early Friday morning at the Old American Golf Club.
According to GolfWeek, both Kerr and Gelczis were rushed to the emergency room, where they spent several hours, before being discharged.
While not a lot of information was available immediately, Golf Channel has since reported that Kerr suffered injuries to her ribs, knee and hand, although the extent is still unknown.
Details of the accident are still unknown.
Obviously, Kerr has withdrawn from the LPGA’s Volunteers of America Classic, she was one-over after the first round.
Over the course of her career, Kerr has 20 wins and two major championships.
She has earned over $19 million.