AUSTIN (KXAN) — Dive crews with the Austin Fire Department, Austin-Travis County EMS and Austin Police recovered the body of a swimmer who went missing Saturday morning.
According to Austin-Travis County EMS, crews recovered the body of a man in his 30s just before 1 p.m. from Lady Bird Lake.
Crews were called the lake near South First Street just before 7:20 a.m. According to authorities, the swimmer went underwater and failed to resurface.
At 7:46 a.m., Austin Police dive crews were sent to help with the search. Around 9:50 a.m., police initiated a recovery operation.