article-2596354-1CCEC3D200000578-492_634x290An incredible world-first video shows the moment that a skydiver was nearly hit by a meteorite as it hurtled towards the Earth. Anders Helstrup missed certain death by just a few feet when the space rock hurtled past him at 300mph after he leapt from a plane over Hedmark, south east Norway. Experts are convinced it was a meteorite in ‘dark flight’, that portion of its descent after it ceases glowing. If so, it would be the very first time that this has been witnessed and recorded on video. Geologist Hans Amundsen told NRK.no, a Norwegian news site which also publishes in English, that he was convinced that what fell past Mr Helstrup was indeed a meteorite. ‘It can’t be anything else. The shape is typical of meteorites – a fresh fracture surface on one side, while the other side is rounded,’ he said. More