SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. — The police have identified the bicyclist who was seriously injured after falling off a bridge on Monday.

Robert Hammond, 43, of Exeter, was airlifted to Rhode Island Hospital after rescue workers found him breathing yet unable to move in the waters at the base of the Church Street Bridge around 4:30 p.m. Monday, authorities said. Hammond remains hospitalized in stable condition, a Police Department news release said Wednesday.

The incident appears to have been an accident, with alcohol as a contributing factor, according to the police, who said the investigation is ongoing.