Tour of Kansas City Statement

At Sunday's Tour of Kansas City Criterium an athlete from the St. Louis area was fatally injured. Here is the statement from the staff of the event:

"Our thoughts go out to the family, friends, and teammates of the rider who passed after a race incident in the Tour of Kansas City. Our hearts are heavy as we mourn the loss of a member of the cycling community."

A link to local news coverage. More details will be released today: KSHB story