FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2020

Identity of Body Recovered from Lake Travis

At approximately 12:30 pm on June 7, 2020, TCSO responded to a 911 call reporting that a swimmer in distress in the Jones Brothers Park swimming area had gone under and not resurfaced. Multiple agencies participated in a rescue attempt.

At 12:55 pm, the rescue efforts shifted to recovery. At 1:37 pm, the body was recovered by Lake Travis Fire & Rescue in an area 8-10 feet deep.

The body has been positively identified as Santos Ervin Cux-Tacatic, 33 of Austin.

An investigation into the cause and manner of death is being conducted by TCSO and the Travis County Medical Examiner’s Office.
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Submitted By: Kristen Dark, Sr. Public Information Officer (512) 854-4986

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