Mike Tyson helped a guy who was in a bad motorcycle accident outside Las Vegas recently. Ryan Chesley says he was on his way to Vegas last Tuesday, when a cab cut him off, sending him flying off his bike.

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Tyson saw the whole thing and got out of his car to stop traffic. Chesley says when he came to his senses, he saw Tyson standing over him, yelling at people not to touch him. Then Mike helped keep Chesley calm until paramedics arrived.

Chesley says he suffered broken bones, torn muscles and ligaments, and nerve damage plus he needs shoulder surgery. He sent Tyson a thank you note and a fruit basket.

Read more at the Associated Press.