Joplin police on Monday morning identified the motorcycle rider who died after a crash last week on Range Line Road as 31-year-old Lionel Carr, of Joplin.

The crash, which involved a motorcycle and a passenger vehicle, occurred just before 5 p.m. Friday in the 2800 block of South Range Line Road. Police have not released further details about the crash itself.

The motorcyclist died of his injuries at a local hospital later Friday, police said. The driver of the vehicle, 69-year-old Machhendra Kayastha, of Webb City, remained hospitalized on Monday morning in critical condition, police said.

The crash remains under investigation by the Joplin Police Department's Major Crash Team.

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