|A 7 year old boy got killed today after an accident with a car from the Tour caravan. The kid suddenly crossed the street after 25 km in the tenth stage from Bazas to Pau. A car from the publicity caraven couldn't avoid him.
The badly wounded boy was transfered to the hospital, but shortly after the medics arrived at the spot he died.
The accident happened in a small village Poteau, near the community Retjons (Landes). The boy himself, who lived in the area, was running to his grandmother across the street according to the French gendarmes.