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Crash ends Tour de France for Vande Velde

July 6, 2010 |  6:06 am
Christian Vande Velde is out of the Tour de France because of injuries suffered during a crash in Monday's Stage 2.

Vande Velde, 34, broke two ribs and had a left eyebrow laceration requiring multiple stitches.


Read more: "Crash Injuries Knock Vande Velde Out of Tour de France"

-- Philip Hersh, reporting for the Chicago Tribune

Photo: Christian Vande Velde after crashing in the second stage of the Tour de France on July 5, 2010. Credit: Bas Czerwinski / Associated Press