Man’s body recovered from water at Muleshoe Bend Park

Travis County

SPICEWOOD, Texas (KXAN) — Austin-Travis County EMS said rescue swimmers recovered a man’s body from the water at Muleshoe Bend Park in Spicewood.

He was in his 20s.

Austin-Travis County EMS responded to initial reports of an adult who was swimming and didn’t resurface from the water. Rescuers searched the area for 40 minutes, but didn’t find anything. ATCEMS later said the incident switched from rescue to recovery mode.

A tweet from the Pedernales Fire Department said divers searched for him. STAR Flight, the Lake Travis and Oak Hill Fire Departments also responded to the scene.

Austin-Travis County EMS also wanted to remind people to try to stay safe while enjoying the outdoors.

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