09/19/2012 04:00 pm ET Updated Nov 19, 2012

College Student Knocked Out By Falling Futon Mattress Just Has To Laugh

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This afternoon a freshman at Kings College was walking to the Broad Street J/Z station when a futon mattress fell from the sky and knocked him unconscious. Two witnesses say the mattress toppled off the top of a building some 30 stories up. Considering how heavy those futon mattresses can be, this guy's lucky he didn't break his neck--and he knows it. Jesse Scott Owen, the victim, is out of the hospital and tells us he's grateful to be alive.