PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — One of the peacocks that escaped from the Philadelphia Zoo has been found dead as the search continues for the other three birds on the loose.READ MORE: Sharon Hill Police Officers Charged With Manslaughter In Fatal Shooting Of 8-Year-Old Fanta Bility
The zoo says one of the peacocks was found dead, most likely due to getting hit by a vehicle. The remaining three peacocks have not yet been found.
The peacocks caused traffic delays on I-76 before eventually hopping off the highway on Wednesday night.READ MORE: Flyers Drop 9th Straight Game After Blowing Late Third-Period Lead To Islanders
The zoo is asking people not to approach the peacocks because they may be nervous being out of their normal environment.'Water Was Completely Above The Ceiling': Queen Village Businesses Still Struggling After July Water Main Break
The peacocks are known for roaming freely around the Philadelphia Zoo.