Jorgenson taken out by spectator in Tour de la Provence finale

Tour de la Provence 2021 - 6th Edition - 2nd stage Cassis - Manosque 174,7 km - 12/02/2021 - Davide Ballerini (ITA - Deceuninck - Quick-Step) - Giulio Ciccone (ITA - Trek - Segafredo) - photo William Cannarella CV/BettiniPhoto©2021
Jorgenson can be seen stricken on the right-hand side of the shot (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Matteo Jorgensen (Movistar Team) crashed heavily in the dash for the line on stage 2 of the Tour de la Provence, blaming the incident on a roadside spectator.

The 21-year-old American came down with 100 metres to go on the rain-soaked stage, and felt it cost him a shot at a first victory as a professional. 

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