"I'm different. Let this not upset you" Paracelsus
- Jul 4, 2016
Shortly before van Vleuten's crash, condensation started to appear on NBC's camera lenses, and television commentators worried that competitors were riding hard into curves. She was traveling at something near 50 mph, and the crash was clearly horrific from the second it happened.
Annemiek van Vleuten (Holland) has a horrible looking crash on a tight right-hander. The Dutchwoman's front wheel appeared to lock up and she was propelled over her handlebar and into a tree.