Nightly News   |  October 11, 2011

Warning: Antelope crossing

A wild antelope slammed into a cyclist involved in a race across a South African game preserve. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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BRIAN WILLIAMS, anchor: And even though this video has been viewed two million times on YouTube , it's still new to a lot of Americans. A bike race across a South African game preserve; out of nowhere comes a wild antelope. It would be an illegal hit in the NFL . The rider saw it coming at the last minute and was actually saved from serious injury thanks to his helmet. The impact cracked his helmet. He emerged with a concussion and whiplash. The antelope tells a different story back at the den. Up next here tonight, a great story tonight about how doctors are making a difference for America 's