UPDATE: Rome motorcyclist in critical condition after being airlifted to hospital following crash

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UPDATE: The motorcycle rider has been identified as George G. Mendoza, 63 of Rome. Mendoza remains in stable but critical condition as of Monday afternoon. The driver of the car involved in the crash has been identified as Lauren Langston, 24, also a Rome resident. 

The cause of the crash is still under investigation by the Detective Division, Forensic Unit and the Accident Reconstruction Unit. Anyone who witnessed or has information about this crash is asked to contact Detective Kelly Lupinski at 315-339-7711 or the Rome Police Department Tip Line at 315-339-7744.

ROME, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Police arrived to the scene of a car/motorcycle accident with reports of serious physical injury to the motorcycle operator in Rome on Sunday, according to Rome Police.

The injured operator was transported to SUNY Upstate via Mercy Flight.

The event is still under investigation. NewsChannel 9 will update this story when more details become available.

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