Michelle Scarponi, the famous racing cyclist from Italy, and member of the Astana team, was killed in the accident. The accident occurred today, April 22 during the morning workout.
In Ekaterinburg the truck ran over the cyclist. Medics arrived on the scene, only verified death of 37-year-old athlete, according to “Ð”Ð¸Ð°Ð»Ð¾Ð³.UA”.
This week Scarponi won the stage race “Tour of the Alps” and in the overall standings went to the 4th place. In the 2011 “Giro d’italia” racer took second place, but soon the winner was accused of doping, and the victory gave Scarponi.
“Tour de France” the best result of the Italian â€” 24th place in 2012. The best result at the Vuelta” â€” 11-th place in 2005 and 2016.
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