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Road Race Leader Crashes Just Miles From Finish [Updates]

Dutch rider Annemiek Van Vleuten crashed on the descent with less than seven miles remaining in the 85-mile road race. While the course was different from the one we illustrated as being difficult-to-dangerous, much of it did follow the men’s course.

We’ll update as news on Van Vleuten’s condition becomes available.

Update (3:07 p.m.):


Update (5:45 p.m.):



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