On October 31, 2013, at about 4:30am, a woman and her child were traveling on Bluff Springs Road at Onion Creek when it is believed her vehicle was washed into the creek. The vehicle was found downstream several hundred yards from the road, at about 12:45pm. Once the water receded enough it was discovered that the vehicle was empty.

This morning a search was started of the creek with Travis County Search and Rescue, Texas Search and Rescue and Travis County Sheriff’s Deputies and Detectives.

The missing woman has been identified as; Josefina Rodriguez, Date of Birth 2-12-1982, of Austin and her son has been identified as; Jay Rodriguez, 8 Months old.

The search will continue until they are located.

Roger Wade
Senior Public Information Officer
Travis County Sheriff’s Office
Office 512-854-4986
Pager 512-935-1162

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