A wild horse in Corolla died after it got tangled in some wire on Saturday, according to the Corolla Wild Horse Fund.

In a Facebook post, the group said the accident happened sometime around 6 a.m. 

The mare was the mother of a foal born in March.

The mare ran headfirst into an unmarked guy-wire and died instantly, the group said in the post. 

The foal is old enough to survive without her mother.

Some tragic news - At about 6am our herd manager received a call that there was a horse tangled up in some wire. Upon arrival, it was clear that the mare had run head first into an unmarked guy-wire...

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