The reason behind Jumbo-Visma's Vuelta crash? A broken garden hose

We spoke to an eyewitness who saw the chaos that enveloped the opening stage of the Vuelta a España 2019

Jumbo-Visma on stage one of the Vuelta a España 2019 (Jose Jordan/AFP/Getty Images) & Andy Elche

(Image credit: AFP/Getty Images)

The opening stage one time trial of the Vuelta a España was...eventful to say the least.

Firstly, a team car for the Euskadi-Murias squad crashed into a wall after taking a corner too quickly, but not to be outdone, the Jumbo-Visma team were brought down by water on the course which was caused by a broken garden hose.

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