FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 1, 2020

Missing Swimmer Recovered on Lake Travis

At 6:24 pm on Friday, August 28, 2020, TCSO Lake Patrol responded to a report of a missing swimmer in the Cypress Creek Arm of Lake Travis. Efforts to locate the missing swimmer were unsuccessful that evening. TCSO Lake Patrol activated a GPS buoy at the location where the swimmer was last reportedly seen.

TCSO Lake Patrol started shoreline searches at daybreak Saturday. The TCSO Dive Team assembled at 8:00 am and at 9:00 am, began a search at the site of the GPS marker. Divers entered the water at approximately 10:00 am. The body was located at approximately 10:30 am.

The missing swimmer has been positively identified as

Sally Avison Graham, 27 of San Antonio.

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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