Spanish cyclist dies in training

Spanish cyclist Victor Cabedo has died after being hit by a car in training in Valencia. The 23-year-old competed in the Tour of Britain last week.

Tour of Britain organisers confirm Spanish cyclist's death

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Desperately sad news reaching us this afternoon about Victor Cabedo, who rode #tob2012 last week and has been killed whilst training today.

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Sympathies from everyone in ToB Office go to @euskalteleuskad and the friends & family of Victor Cabedo.

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Tour of Britain cyclist dies in training

Riders make their way past Caerphilly Castle
Tour of Britain organisers confirmed the Spaniard's death. Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

Spanish cyclist Victor Cabedo, who took part in the recent Tour of Britain, has died during training, the race's organisers have announced.

The 23-year-old raced for the Basque Country-based Euskaltel Euskadi team.