Motorbike rider involved in Jakob Fuglsang crash kicked off Tour de France

Jacob Fuglsang escapes on stage eighteen of the 2015 Tour de France

(Image credit: Watson)

The motorbike rider involved in the incident which saw Astana's Jakob Fuglsang crash on the Col du Glandon has been ejected for the Tour de France's final three stages.

A post race communiqué stated that the driver of the bike has been relieved of his duties due to “dangerous driving that caused the fall of the rider”.

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