Bij haar valpartij liep ze een zware hersenschudding en drie kleine scheurtjes in haar wervelkolom op.
Van Vleuten moet nog onderzoeken ondergaan, voordat ze het ziekenhuis mag verlaten. De wielrenster laat op Twitter weten dat het mislopen van de gouden medaille haar zwaar valt. De wegwedstrijd werd gewonnen door landgenote Anne van der Breggen.
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