Numerous riders have been caught up in a crash involving one of the race motorbikes on the final climb of today’s stage of the Giro d’Italia
On the climb of the Blockhaus, a Team Sunweb rider who was in the lead group clipped the motorbike which had pulled in at the side of the road, resulting in the rider crashing to the ground.
Numerous other riders came down in the fall including Geraint Thomas and his Team Sky team-mate Mikel Landa. Adam Yates (Orica-Scott) also came down in the crash but all three were able to remount.
Race leader Bob Jungels (Quick Step Floors) and Nairo Quintana (Movistar) were amongst the riders who managed to avoid crashing.
— cyclingnieuws (@cyclingnieuws1) 14 May 2017