SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) _ A 70-year-old South Kingstown man has died after competing in a local triathlon.

Authorities say James Lawrence apparently suffered a heart attack during quarter-mile swim portion of the Crabman Triathlon Sunday morning.
Lawrence was brought by lifeguards to a support boat, where emergency crews performed CPR. He was then transported to South County Hospital, where he was pronounced dead just before 8 a.m.