A man in his 20’s drowned Sunday night while swimming with friends at Hamilton Pool Austin-Travis County EMS and STARFlight were sent to the area around 5 p.m. Sunday. After 20 minutes of searching it changed to a recovery effort.

The man’s body was found several hours later and he was pronounced dead at 9:25 p.m.

It was stated that the man did not live in here and was visiting from out-of-town.

Jeff Tom

Jeff Tom

Owner and Editor-in-Chief at The Austin Current I'm a native Austinite. In 1998 I founded one of the first successful blogs on the Internet, and have been writing daily since. I'm a singer-songwriter with my own band, have started multiple successful businesses as an entrepreneur, and have been an avid participant of the music, comedy, technology, and film scene of Austin for over a dozen years.