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