DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- A mattress laying in the rightmost lane of southbound Interstate 285 was ultimately hit by several cars Tuesday morning.

The mattress was first spotted at around 6:15 a.m. near East Ponce de Leon Avenue in DeKalb County.

While some cars swerved to avoid hitting the mattress, others ran over it, eventually tearing it to shreds.

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