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Man rescued from Lake Travis dies at local hospital

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Late afternoon yesterday, TCSO Lake Patrol Deputies responded to a report of CPR in progress on a party boat on Lake Travis. The victim, Saugata Ghosh, 34 of Austin, was transported to Emerald Point Marina where CPR was continued. Austin Travis County EMS transported him to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 5:26 pm. 
Witnesses said Ghosh and several friends were swimming near the party boat when he started to struggle in the water. 
The cause and manner of death will be determined by the Travis County Medical Examiner’s Office in the coming weeks, pending toxicology results. 

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