Professional golfer Grayson Murray was concerned in a bloody scooter accident in Bermuda this week … which knocked him unconscious and compelled him to withdraw from a PGA Tour occasion.
Murray — who was set to play within the 2022 Butterfield Bermuda Championship — was touring again to his resort through scooter at round 4 PM when the incident occurred, per VCP Golf.
Murray was turning round a bend within the street when he steered close to the middle line. Sadly for the golfer, a automotive coming in the other way was additionally shifting close to the middle, which resulted within the 29-year-old colliding with the entrance nook of the car — knocking him off his journey and rolling a number of toes.
Grayson’s caddie, Doug Schwimmer, was touring behind him on scooter and witnessed the horrific accident … however couldn’t intervene as a result of he was going too rapidly to cease.
Schwimmer skilled street rash after falling off his scooter … however was not transported to the hospital.
Murray, in the meantime, was left unconscious and wanted 50 stitches (25 on his face) to shut his wounds … however didn’t endure any damaged bones.
Whereas elements of the ordeal stay foggy for Murray, he does bear in mind telling witnesses that his knee was in a variety of ache.
Murray refused responsible anybody for the accident … saying, “Driving on the alternative facet of the street is already complicated, and the roads in Bermuda are slim and sketchy.”
FYI — Murray and his caddie have been driving scooters as a result of vacationers within the space are prohibited from renting automobiles.
“Actually, I’m fairly lucky as a result of the helmet saved me,” Murray informed Golfweek. “If it wasn’t for my knee and stitches in my left hand, I’d attempt to play.”
Murray posted a photograph on Instagram on Thursday, making the thumbs-up gesture … and informing everybody that he was heading house.
“Thanks to the PGA tour workers for all the assistance the final couple days and all of the effectively needs I obtained from gamers/caddies and y’all. A lot love.”
Get effectively quickly, Grayson.