According to Steve Sands of the Golf Channel, Rickie Fowler was involved in a minor car accident early Tuesday evening. Fowler and his friend, who was a passenger in the car, were released from the hospital Tuesday night.
Thankfully, everyone seems to be okay after being treated at JFK Medical in Palm Beach County. Fowler sent a message through his Twitter account:
Friends…a buddy of mine and I were in an accident today…thankful we are both ok! Rickie
— Rickie Fowler (@RickieFowlerPGA) July 2, 2014
The report from GolfChannel.com also said Fowler “was treated for minor cuts and abrasions on his forehead (near his hairline) by doctors at JFK Medical and then released Tuesday night. The passenger was also treated at the hospital and released without any injuries.”