Bulletin Staff Report

LAKE BROWNWOOD ó Officials with the Texas Parks and Wildlife and the Brown County Water Improvement Districtís Lake Patrol were searching for two missing boaters from West Texas late Sunday afternoon in Lake Brownwood.

Few details were available.

Sheriff Bobby Grubbs said the boaters were a man and his nephew from Farwell, near the New Mexico state line in the Texas Panhandle.

The menís boat was found near Oak Point with its engine running and in neutral, Grubbs said. Their personal effects were in the boat, he said.

Divers were preparing to enter the water late Sunday afternoon. Grubbs said he did not have any other details.

Parks and Wildlife and Lake Patrol officials were unavailable for comment.