Who's out of the Tour de France

By The Associated Press | July 8, 2012 | 3:42 PM EDT

Injured Thomas Danielson of the US sits in the grass after a crash in thew pack at some 20 kilometers from he finish line during the sixth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 207.5 kilometers (129 miles) with start in Epernay and finish in Metz, France, Friday July 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)

A look at who's out of the Tour de France after a series of crashes through the first eight stages (includes cyclist, country, team, injury)

Stage 3:

— Kanstantsin Sivtsov, Belarus (Sky), broken left shin

— Jose Joaquin Rojas, Spain (Movistar), broken collarbone

— Maarten Tjallingii, Netherlands (Rabobank), broken left hip

Stage 5:

— Marcel Kittel, Germany (Argos-Shimano), stomach trouble

Stage 6:

— Amets Txurruka, Spain (Euskaltel-Euskadi), broken collarbone

— Ryder Hesjedal, Canada (Garmin-Sharp), injured left leg and hip

— Robert Hunter, South Africa (Garmin-Sharp), injured spine

— Jose Ivan Gutierrez, Spain (Movistar), injured knee

— Imanol Erviti, Spain (Movistar), injured knee

— Hubert Dupont, France (AG2R-La Mondiale), broken bones, sprained ankle

— Maarten Wynants, Belgium (Rabobank), broken ribs, perforated lung

— Oscar Freire, Spain, (Katusha), punctured lung, broken rib

— Tom Danielson, U.S. (Garmin-Sharp), separated left shoulder, sprained neck, chest contusion, deep abrasions.

— Wouter Poels, Netherlands (Vacansoleil), broken ribs, torn kidney and spleen, bruised lungs

— David Vigano, Italy (Lampre), broken collarbone

— Mikel Astarloza, Spain (Euskaltel-Euskadi), injured elbow

— Johannes Froehlinger, Germany (Argos-Shimano), broken finger

Stage 7:

— Anthony Delaplace, France (Saur-Sojasun), broken wrist

Stage 8:

— Samuel Sanchez, Spain (Euskaltel-Euskadi), broken collarbone

— Gorka Verdugo, Spain (Euskaltel-Euskadi), injured hip