Lithuania's Urbonaite passes away

Former professional women's cyclist Zita Urbonaite was killed earlier this week after being hit by a train in Montebelluna, Treviso, Italy. While Police investigations are ongoing, several Italian publications have reported the Lithuanian committed suicide.

Urbonaite retired from professional sport in 2006 to marry and start a family. Three months ago Urbonaite had her first child, a daughter named Greta with her partner of seven years Luca Valbusa. Reports say that Urbonaite had been experiencing postpartum depression, but was believed to be doing well in recent weeks.

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