A woman was sexually assaulted early Saturday morning in the city’s Kenfield neighborhood, Buffalo police said.

The woman told police she was walking on Eggert Road, near the Kensington overpass, at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday, when she was followed by a man.

The man accosted her, slammed her against a fence and sexually assaulte her, according to police. A passer-by found her at Kay Street and Davidson Avenue, and she was taken to Erie County Medical Center for treatment.