Chris Froome crash: 'If it can happen to a Tour de France winner, then no one is safe'

Paolo Tiralongo says it's a warning for all riders that they have to stay attentive on the open roads

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Chris Froome's incident with a car sparks continued concern in the professional peloton about the dangers for cyclists on the open roads.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.