Woman assaulted while running on Springs' southwest side

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A woman was assaulted while running on the southwest side late Sunday night.

Police say the victim was running down the 4400 block of Westmeadow Drive around 11 p.m. when a man came up behind her and knocked her down. The runner was able to get away and call for help.

The suspect has been described as a thin white man dressed in all black.

The woman went to the hospital for an evaluation. There's no word on whether she suffered any injuries.