Search to continue Sunday for missing swimmer on Lake Travis


PEDERNALES, Texas (KXAN) — Austin-Travis County EMS and STARFlight were searching for a missing swimmer at Baldwin Cove in Pace Bend Park Saturday evening.

Pedernales Fire responded to a call at approximately 6:54 p.m. about a missing swimmer. They were soon joined by ATC EMS and STARFlight.

Travis County Sheriff’s office said the agencies are searching for a man in his twenties. The man dove off a boat and did not resurface.

At 7:30 p.m., the search switched from rescue mode to recovery mode and was handed over to the Travis County Sheriff’s Office.

The search will continue Sunday morning, pending the weather.

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