Corbin man collapses during Laurel Lake Triathlon

LONDON, Ky. (WKYT) - Friends of a Corbin man say he is in a medically-induced coma after collapsing during a triathlon at Laurel Lake.

According to the News Journal, 56-year-old Curt Hart of Corbin began having medical problems during the middle of the Laurel Lake Triathlon in London.

His friends said he collapsed just before beginning the running portion of the event. He was airlifted to UK Hospital.

Friends say doctors think heat may have played a role in his collapse.

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