Authorities find dead man floating in the Colorado River in east Austin


AUSTIN (KXAN) — Authorities have reportedly found a dead man floating in the Colorado River in east Austin, according to a tweet by Austin-Travis County EMS.

ATCEMS were sent to the 5700 block of Levander Loop near Airport Boulevard. The caller said the body was floating just off-shore a few minutes down the river.

After an approximately 40 minutes search authorities found the man’s body. ATCEMS has handed over the investigation to Austin police.

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