Crash after drone flies into bike race

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
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A rider flipped over the handlebars (Video courtesy Kano Clarke)

SACRAMENTO, California -- A drone filming the Golden State Race Series in California clipped a tree over the course and went spinning into the passing pack of cyclists.

One rider flipped right over the handlebars when a big chunk of the drone got lodged in his front wheel.

Luckily, the rider just suffered abrasions and no broken bones. The drone operator reportedly offered to buy him a new front wheel and helmet.

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