Man Recovering from Serious Injuries After Assault in Traverse City

A Traverse City man is in jail this morning. Police there say he punched another man, leaving him with serious head injuries.

The assault happened early Thursday morning at Union Street Station.

Witness tell police the victim from Northport was talking to other people outside the bar when the suspect came up and punched him once in the face.

The victim fell to the ground, hit his head on the pavement and lost consciousness.

Police later arrested the suspect who was identified by several witnesses.