Tree branch falls at Baltusrol; three injured

Updated: August 12, 2005, 5:44 PM ET
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. -- A candelabra-shaped branch some 40 feet high snapped off at the trunk of a tree to the left of Baltusrol's fourth green, injurying three people during the second round of the PGA Championship Friday.

With fans lined up several bodies deep to watch Tiger Woods, two network TV technicians working in the shade of the tree and one spectator suffered injuries.

According to the PGA of America, Frank Choy, a Turner/CBS Sports employee who was operating a boom ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?