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Body recovered after water rescue at Lady Bird Lake

Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the incident at 1115 Town Creek Dr. around 5:15 p.m. on Saturday.

AUSTIN, Texas — A body has been recovered after reports of two swimmers missing in Lady Bird Lake on Saturday evening.

Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the incident at 1115 Town Creek Dr. around 5:15 p.m.

Rescue swimmers were deployed, and a drone helped conduct an aerial search.

Around 6 p.m., ATCEMS said the incident transitioned into recovery mode for at least one victim.

Search efforts were discontinued, and the incident was turned over to law enforcement.

An adult victim was found dead around 12:05 p.m. on Sunday, near the 2200 block of South Lakeshore Blvd., ATCEMS said.

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