Eyewitness describes Antoine Demoitié crash: 'I suspected that it wasn’t an ordinary accident'

Ag2r La Mondiale sports director Julien Jurdie describes the scene where Antoine Demoitié was struck by a motorbike after crashing

Antoine Demoitie

(Image credit: By Jérémy-Günther-Heinz Jähnick / Leuven - Grote Prijs Jef Scherens, 23 augustus 2015 (B094) / Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 3.0)

Ag2r La Mondiale directeur sportif Julien Jurdie said he feared the worst after witnessing the incident that cost Wanty-Groupe Gobert's Antoine Demoitié his life on Sunday.

The French coach was in the team car behind the peloton when Demoitié crashed along with Jonas Ahlstrand (Cofidis) and Mattia Cattaneo (Lampre-Merida).

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