Body of missing swimmer recovered from Lake Pflugerville

Travis County
First responders search Lake Pflugerville for a missing swimmer

PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (KXAN) — The body of a missing man in his 20s was recovered from Lake Pflugerville Thursday afternoon.

The Travis County Sheriff’s Office dive team found the man’s body at 4:15 p.m., a little more than 24 hours after a 911 call was made for a swimmer in distress at the lake.

The man was reported to have gone underwater about 50 feet from the north shore of the lake.

The body has been released to the Travis County medical examiner. The victim has not been identified.

Officials say the lake and its trail are now open to the public.

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