North Carolina's wild horses expected to survive hurricane

Staff Writer

For many vacationers on North Carolina's Outer Banks, a trip there is not complete without at least catching a glimpse of the majestic wild horses that roam the islands. As Hurricane Florence approaches, many are expressing concern about how the horses will fare during the powerful Category 4 storm.
The Facebook page of the Corolla Wild Horse Fund was peppered with comments from worried tourists and residents.
"Thinking of all of the horses as Florence approaches. ... Praying for their safety," wrote one concerned woman.
"Prayers for protection from the storm for these beautiful animals & the young foals," wrote another...To read more, please refer to our print or online edition.