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Loose Kangaroo Snarls Traffic in Washington State

The loose marsupial's owner also owns a zebra



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    A kangaroo on the loose almost caused a few car accidents in Washington state.

    Startled drivers weren't seeing things — it really was a kangaroo hopping down the highway in Washington state.

    The meandering marsupial nearly caused a couple of accidents Saturday and police responded, keeping the 'roo off the road while its owner tracked it down and caught it with help from friends.

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    NBC affiliate KNDO reported that the owner lives in an area of the state where it's legal to own exotic pets. The Franklin County resident also has a zebra.