FDJ rider escapes with minor injuries after being hit by car on training ride

Davide Cimolai still expected to take to the start line of the Critérium du Dauphiné on Sunday

Davide Cimolai at the start of the 2017 Milan-San Remo

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

FDJ rider Davide Cimolai has escaped with minor injuries after being hit by a car while training in Italy.

In a post on Twitter, Cimolai said that he had been out riding on Sunday near his home town of Pordenone in north eastern Italy when the incident had taken place.

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