Organisation member causes post-finish crash at Vuelta a Espana

Dylan Van Baarle (Team Sky) sits on the ground following a crash after the finish of stage 12 at the

Dylan van Baarle ( Team Sky ) was the worst off after several riders crashed just past the finish line of stage 12 at the Vuelta a Espana . Stage winner Alexandre Geniez ( AG2R La Mondiale ) and fourth-place finisher Dylan Teuns ( BMC Racing ) were also caught up but avoided any serious injury in the incident. The crash was caused when a member of the organisation, who had his back to the oncoming riders, turned across the road. The organisation member had walked down beyond the finish line to speak to a police officer and had been on his way back up the finishing straight when the riders arrived. The finish area was exceptionally narrow and there was no room for the riders to go around so they shouted for him to move. Geniez was the first to collide with the person, who was not seriously injured ...

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