Pros­e­cu­tor: Woods has agreed to reck­less driv­ing guilty plea

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PALM BEACH GAR­DENS, FLA. | Tiger Woods has agreed to plead guilty to reck­less driv­ing and will en­ter a di­ver­sion pro­gram that will al­low him to have his record wiped clean if he com­pletes the pro­gram, a pros­e­cu­tor said Wed­nes­day.

Woods, 41, was charged with driv­ing un­der the in­flu­ence in May when he was found asleep in his MercedesBenz, ap­par­ently un­der the in­flu­ence of a pre­scrip­tion painkiller and sleep­ing med­i­ca­tion. No al­co­hol was found in his sys­tem. Woods did not ap­pear at the Palm Beach County courthouse for his ar­raign­ment. Pros­e­cu­tor Adri­enne El­lis said the golf su­per­star agreed to plead guilty at an Oct. 25 hear­ing and en­ter the county’s pro­gram for first­time DUI of­fend­ers.

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