During training in Italy, the Russian rider of the team of «Gazprom-Rusvelo» Sergey Lagutin was hit by a car, reports «R-Sport».
He was taken to the hospital.
Team Manager Renat Khamidulin.said, «We contacted the hospital. Sergey, fortunately, managed to avoid heavy damage. He is still in hospital where he still needed to finish the survey. Critical but there is nothing there».
Sergey Lagutin — one of the most experienced riders of the team, on account of his victory at one stage of the Vuelta. He is the winner of the world youth championship 2003 in the road race (in the national team of Uzbekistan).
Russian citizenship Sergey Lagutin received in 2013.