Golfer Bill Haas, Luke Wilson involved in deadly rollover crash

Bill Haas involved in fatal car crash near Riviera Country Club

"Last night in Pacific Palisades, California, Bill Haas was involved in a serious auto accident in which the driver - a member of the family with whom Haas and his family were staying for the Genesis Open - was killed", a PGA Tour statement read.

Haas, in town to play the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club that begins Thursday, had been staying with a host family in the Pacific Palisades neighborhood, and the driver was a member of the family.

A fatal vehicle accident in California has left professional golfer, Bill Haas, injured and in the hospital. The crash involved three vehicles, a Ferrari, a BMW and a Toyota FJ SUV.

The fatal accident remains under investigation.

A patent from the Los Angeles Fire Department said the two people injured, a 35-year-old male and a 50-year-old female were "both in serious condition". His vehicle just basically got clipped by the Ferrari.

Haas, 35, was a passenger in a Ferrari that hit a BMW in Pacific Palisades on Tuesday night.

Bill Haas involved in fatal car crash near Riviera Country Club

Allen Hobbs, who is also a Wake Forest graduate and Haas' agent, released a statement through the PGA Tour.

World No. 67 Haas finished tied-26th in his last outing at the Phoenix Open at the beginning of February.

Two passengers in the BMW were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

"Bill was very fortunate", Haas told Golf Channel. Jay Haas told the Golf Channel that his son will make a full recovery.

Haas, who was in L.A. for the Genesis Open at Riviera, walked away from the incident with what sounds like only a few bumps and bruises.


Related:

  • Sharma ton helps India secure ODI series victory

    Sharma ton helps India secure ODI series victory

    The Mumbaikar has had a horror tour so far, failing in the two Tests and four ODIs he had played before this. But the ultimate priority is to win and we'll do anything we can to win", the Delhi batsman said.
    Prominent human rights activist Asma Jahangir passes away in Lahore

    Prominent human rights activist Asma Jahangir passes away in Lahore

    Pakistan's former foreign minister, Hina Rabbani Khar, tweeted, "There' s no one who can match her bravery and courage". She braved death threats, beatings and imprisonment to win landmark human rights cases while standing up to dictators.
    Russian plane crash kills all 71 people on board, state media say

    Russian plane crash kills all 71 people on board, state media say

    Russia's Ministry of Emergency Situations confirmed that the plane crashed on Sunday a few minutes after taking off. The plane crashed about 50 miles east of Moscow , Russia shortly after taking off from Moscow Domodedovo Airport.
  • Everton fan discord mars easy win against Crystal Palace

    Everton fan discord mars easy win against Crystal Palace

    Coleman - who has just returned from a broken leg - was substituted at half time. The Hammers are now 12th on 30 points with Watford 11th also on 30 points.
    Three dead after helicopter crashes at Grand Canyon

    Three dead after helicopter crashes at Grand Canyon

    Allen Kenitzer, of the Federal Aviation Authority's Office of Communications, said the aircraft sustained "substantial damage". KLAS reports "rugged, windy conditions have made it impossible to get four trauma victims out" per the Hualapai Police Chief.

    Second White House official resigns amid domestic violence accusations

    What happened with Mr Porter? Mr Sorensen denied the allegations, the Post reported , and claimed that he was abused by her. On Friday, President Donald Trump called Porter's departure "very sad" and said he wishes the ex-staffer "well".
  • Valentine's Day Meets Ash Wednesday

    Valentine's Day Meets Ash Wednesday

    Luke's Episcopal Church. "Just because it's Ash Wednesday doesn't mean you can't go out and celebrate love", said the Rev. Mardi Gras is the day of indulgence preceding the more somber Lenten season which starts with Ash Wednesday.
    Hong Kong bus overturns, killing at least 19 people

    Hong Kong bus overturns, killing at least 19 people

    Saturday's crash appears to be the worst since a double-decker bus fell off an elevated roadway in 2003, killing 21 people. Ten of the injured people remain in critical condition, including one who sustained a head wound and a broken neck.
    USA  drone strike kills top Taliban commander, three Haqqani terrorists in Waziristan

    USA drone strike kills top Taliban commander, three Haqqani terrorists in Waziristan

    Asif told the news outlet that as many as 70,000 people are crossing the border a day, terming it a "free for all". The drone fired two missiles at a house, reportedly belonging to the militants linked to the Haqqani Network.
  • Trump signs deal to end brief government shutdown, increase USA  spending

    Trump signs deal to end brief government shutdown, increase USA spending

    The Senate has approved a massive budget deal in the early hours of Friday, February 9 to avoid a long-term government shutdown . Ryan said the bill also includes funds to fight opioids, recover from hurricanes and wildfires, and extend health care programs.
    'Ivanka Trump of North Korea' Captivates World's Media at Winter Olympics

    'Ivanka Trump of North Korea' Captivates World's Media at Winter Olympics

    Pence trip began in Japan , stopped in Seoul , and culminated with his visit to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening ceremony. Later, he skipped a formal dinner at which he was due to share a table with North Korea's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam.
    Jose Mourinho offers surprising backing to Newcastle boss Benitez

    Jose Mourinho offers surprising backing to Newcastle boss Benitez

    They are just one point above the bottom three and have kept just two clean sheets in the last 17 matches. I can remember many of them, some of the best ones in the country and Benitez is another example.

Comments

Latest news

Google Shipped 3.9 Million Pixel Units Last Year
Based on its most recent sales figures, Apple was selling nearly 850,000 iPhones each day in the first quarter of 2018. A big marketing push would definitely help, and so would distribution through major carriers.

New Mercedes-AMG G63 REVEALED - Range-topping G-Class is a monster
As far as can be seen from the official images, this new model retains a number of trademark styling cues from the coupe version. The two twin scroll turbos are mounted within the "V" of the engine block which, among other things, helps minimize turbo lag.

Retail inflation for January eases to 5.07%
Excluding automobiles, gasoline, building materials and food services, retail sales were unchanged last month after dropping 0.2 percent in December.

Google's Area 120 Testing Smart Reply Feature for Android Text Messages
Report suggests that Reply app could be used only those who use third party-keyboard other and not Google's Gboard. The app is now only being offered to Android users as part of a test, which select people have been invited to.

16 militants killed, dozens arrested in Egypt offensive
The Sinai borders Israel and the Gaza Strip and has always been a bastion for Islamic insurgent groups tied to al-Qaida. Members of the armed forces are barred by law from expressing political opinions in Egypt.

Trump Asks For Due Process As Staffers Resign Amid Abuse Allegations
Jennifer Willoughby, Porter's wife from 2009 to 2013, provided a copy of a 2010 protective order she filed against him. Trump Friday wished his former aide well, noting that Porter had done "a very good job in the White House ".

Winter Olympics: Who is Red Gerard?
He had earlier managed just 43.33 points in his first run and 46.40 in his second. "But things like that in snowboarding happen. Brother Brendan , the one who realized the farm was a snowboard park waiting to be made, is also a pro snowboarder.

Oxycontin Maker Purdue Pharma To Stop Agressive Marketing Of Opioids
A surge in prescriptions of opioids followed the 1995 release of the drug when about 90 million opioid prescriptions were filled. The government claims the results have been tragic - and left government agencies with millions in social and health care costs.

Hamish Watson wants Scotland to handle 'expectations' in Six Nations better
The winger's chip over the top left Maitland stranded, and although Laidlaw was back to cover, the bounce evaded the scrum-half. Simon Mail previews the second weekend of the Six Nations with Scotland hosting France and Ireland taking on Italy .

Idris Elba gets engaged to Sabrina Dhowre
Elba has been married twice before, to Hanne Norgaard between 1999 until 2003 and briefly to Sonya Nicole Hanklin in 2006. With Valentine's Day just days away, it's undeniable that romance is in the air-well, at least it is for Idris Elba .

Why you should totally wait to buy Apple's new HomePod
If you want to do the same on the HomePod, you'll need to use the AirPlay feature streamed from another Apple device. Also, Apple sometime later this year to enable a stereo sound effect when two HomePods are connected wirelessly.

French designer Roland Mouret To Design Meghan Markle's Wedding Dress
The musician would not pass the opportunity to be at the royal wedding given his relationship with the British royal family. Wales women's Six Nations Rugby Championship at Twickenham Stoop on Saturday, without his fiancee Meghan Markle .

Canada breezes past OAR to clinch mixed doubles playoff berth
With each team sliding eight rocks apiece during a turn or an "end", there are plenty of potential outcomes. The Mixed doubles matches are now over, but both Hamiltons will compete in the single-sex tournaments.

Chris Holtmann Has A Message For Ohio State Fans After Beating Purdue
Much has changed since the Buckeyes jumped on the Hawkeyes early and rolled to a 92-81 victory in Iowa City on January 4. Purdue's PJ Thompson commits one of the team's dozen turnovers in a brutal loss to the surging Buckeyes.

Yu Darvish, Cubs Reportedly Agree on 6-Year Contract Worth $126 Million
A team like the Cubs will be gunning to win it all this year, and they'll count on Darvish to help win some big games. The Dodgers are among the large-market teams endeavoring to keep their payrolls under the luxury-tax threshold.

Other news