THE GRAND-BORNAND – [update 15:20 uur] The truck that threatened to cause a delay on Saturday on the Côte de Mont Saxonnex, the first climb of the first category in the eighth stage of the Tour de France, has been able to drive on. The truck had come to a stop halfway through the ascent and completely blocked the road. It’s a truck of the organization.
Photos on social media showed that the truck was virtually wedged between the mountainside and the stone guardrail. The police were on the scene and managed to get the driver out of his predicament.
There is a truck stuck on the final climb:
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