The peloton brought Voeckler back in with only 17km to go.
Just before, tour favorite, Chris Froome hit the ground with small known injuries.
Protected by his team, Vincenzo Nibali stayed on two wheels and maintained his yellow jersey.
American, Alex Howes grabs bottles from the team car for the rest of his team mates.
Knowing there would be havoc towards the end of the stage, Alberto Contador, kept within the front fifteen.