An Australian cycling star died Wednesday after being struck by a car while she was riding in Italy, Australian media reported.
Carly Hibberd, 26, was killed on a morning training ride north of Milan, according to the Courier-Mail in Brisbane.
"I'm very, very sorry, I ride that road too," Australian champion Cadel Evans tweeted from the Tour de France, AdelaideNow reported.
Colombian cyclist Diego Tamayo was riding with Hibberd but was not hurt, the Courier-Mail reported.
Hibberd won the women's Cycling Australia National Road Series in 2008 before moving to Italy the following year, according to the Courier-Mail.