The Tour de France isn't getting nearly as much attention in the United States these days without a Lance Armstrong or a Floyd Landis in contention. But true to form, there is drama away from the actual competition. Over the weekend, a weird accident occurred when a competitor struck a spectator. The cycling fan is now in a coma. Making it stranger still is that this didn't happen during the race. The bicyclist, Patrick Sinkewitz of the German T-mobile team, hit an older person as Sinkewitz was returning to his hotel. Sinkewitz has a broken nose.

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