Chopper 8 shows the sail boat that ran aground now in a parking lot at Moonlight Beach.
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - Crews in Encinitas worked to dismantle a wooden sailboat that ran aground early Monday morning.
The sailboat lost power early Monday while the owner was heading to Shelter Island. The owner does not have enough money to salvage the boat so he walked away.
The city has hired a contractor to remove the boat from a lower parking lot at Moonlight Beach. The removal process is expected to take a few days. The city will attempt to recover some costs once the boat has been towed away.
The 35-foot sailing vessel was built in 1964 in Hong Kong.
The U.S. Navy commissioned its newest combat ship on Saturday, the USS Tulsa, which eventually will be docked in San Diego.
More than 150 current and former service members and their families gathered on the USS Midway on Saturday morning.
Dozens of people on Saturday fell victim to a brunch scam that was supposed to take place at the Del Mar Fairgrounds.
One person was shot and seriously injured outside a Kearny Mesa restaurant Friday night - sending diners running for cover.
A man who might have died trying to surf in a rain- swollen Escondido runoff channel on Valentine's Day has been identified.
A small private jet inbound to San Diego International Airport suffered primary brake failure but was still able to land safely on Saturday, officials said.
Weekend conditions are looking cool and wet. Stronger, colder system on Sunday will bring a chance of snow to San Diego mountains.
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