The accident occurred near the 16. Discount East Lake Golf club. In the debris of the tree is to have the audience hurt – but according to the PGA probably not life-threatening. According to initial investigations, five of the Fans had been in hospitals in the environment. The organizers announced on Saturday.

the third round of The prestigious million-Show on the PGA Tour was just half an hour before the incident because of the bad weather interrupted. This Sunday is the Finale of the FedExCup will be continued in Playoffs.

After five holes of the third round of the US-Americans Justin Thomas, with a one-shot lead ahead of his compatriot Brooks Koepka and Rory McIlroy from Northern Ireland at the top. The winner receives a Bonus of 15 million dollars.