The San Luis Ray Training Center, where more than 450 horses were housed, was also evacuated. Countless people frantically tried to save the horses, including one woman who was severely burned. Many of those horses were saved, though, 46 died in the fire, City News Service reports.
Del Mar fairgrounds asks anyone who has the need to bring their horse down to the fairgrounds to use the east entrance and call 2-1-1 before heading down. They are also asked to bring their own feed, bedding, and animal identification.