Shipwrecked on Playa Del Rey, CA

She washed up onto Playa Del Rey a few weeks ago after a storm ran her aground.

She washed up onto the shore a few weeks ago after a storm ran her aground.

She was stripped within the first couple of days.

She was stripped within the first couple of days.

The 70 or 75 foot steel boat came ashore about 4:30 a.m. Feb. 27 after the first of two storms hit Southern California.

The 75 foot boat came ashore about 4:30 a.m. Feb. 27 after the first of two storms hit Southern California. While owners are normally responsible for removal of such vessels, in this case it looks like state taxpayers are going to take over.

The Captain of the vessel awoke to his boa dragging anchor. His attempts to start the vessels engines were unsuccessful, and before responding rescue units could arrive, his vessel went aground in heavy seas.

The Captain awoke to his bow dragging anchor. His attempts to start the ships engines were unsuccessful, and before responding rescue units could arrive, his vessel went aground in heavy seas.

The wood floors still look decent.

The wood floors still look decent.

The KEEP OUT signs don't appear to be working.

The KEEP OUT signs don’t appear to be working.

Ocean View

Ocean View

You can reenact your Titanic fantasies here.

You can reenact your Titanic fantasies here.

Dirt Deep

Dirt Deep

Anchors Away

Anchors Away

The three occupants of the powerboat, along with 3 dogs, were assisted by responding Marina del Rey Sheriff's rescue boat deputies and Los Angeles County Lifeguards.

The three occupants of the powerboat, along with 3 dogs, were assisted by responding Marina del Rey Sheriff’s rescue boat deputies and Los Angeles County Lifeguards.

She had a good life.

Well at least she went out with a bang.