WATCH: Tennessee-bound kangaroo hops to freedom

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(WATE) — The search is on for a kangaroo that slipped away from its keepers as he was being hauled from Mississippi to a new home outside of Gatlinburg.

The three-year-old kangaroo named “Jack,” escaped on Sunday afternoon.

He was caught on video hopping away to freedom.

A crew of people were out looking for Jack in the area of Winfield, Ala.

No word yet on whether they’ve tracked him down just yet.

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