JERSEY CITY -- A man found bloodied and unconscious on a Jersey City street early yesterday remains in critical condition at Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health and social workers at the hospital are helping the man's family obtain emergency visas from India to be at his side, hospital officials said this evening.
The 28-year-old man was found unconscious at about 3:45 a.m. yesterday at the corner Tonnelle and Van Reipen avenues. He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition with serious head trauma, police said.
The man is from India, but lives in Jersey City and studies at a school in New York, police said.
Police over radio transmissions stated that the scene did not appear to be a robbery since the man's wallet and money was still in his pocket, and his bike was still nearby. Police also said that it did not appear the bike was struck by a vehicle.