Man at Riviera narrowly avoids Charl Schwartzel drive

By Kyle Porter | Golf Writer

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Charl Schwartzel is in contention at the Northern Trust Open and almost took a fan's head off with his drive on No. 18 on Sunday.

That has to be one of the most terrifying things ever -- for a golf ball to smoke the pavement directly behind you without you knowing it's coming.

Thankfully nobody was hurt, except for Schwartzel's second shot into the 18th green.

Here's a GIF from Adam Sarson:

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