The incident occurred at the 33rd kilometer of the highway. The driver of the snowmobile was hit by Sundby. The skier is very angry with this episode, and after the fall, he swore loudly. Fortunately, the athlete was not injured, escaped with only a broken stick. In the end, the 32-year-old Norwegian was able to continue the race, becoming the winner.

Guilty in the incident named the driver of the snowmobile.

Sundby — two-time world champion (2011, 2017), silver medalist of the Olympics 2010 in Vancouver in the relay and bronze medalist in the Sochi 2014 skiathlon.