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Drama for the Belgian rider at Paris-Roubaix

For Verandas Willems-Crelan’s Paris-Roubaix ended in a drama. The 23-year-old Michael Goolaerts came ugly fall on the cobblestones of Saint-Python, the third strip of the day, and continued worrying long time. According to the NOS would Goolaerts a cardiac arrest and later cases.

According to Robbert de Rijk, sports journalist at the Dutch broadcaster NOS, it would be Verandas Willems sports director Michiel Elijzen said that Goolaerts a cardiac arrest. The ploegmakker of Wout van Aert would subsequently resuscitated.

The barely 23-year-old rider would multiple times to lose consciousness and is now a transported to the hospital, there would, according to France 3 a medical helicopter on its way. Goolaerts would go to the hospital of Lille, but that is not confirmed. More news about the state of our young fellow countryman is still missing.

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