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Woman grabbed from behind in Qld attack

A 19-year-old woman has been grabbed and pushed to the ground by a man while walking from a Brisbane train station.

The man approached the woman from behind, putting his forearm over her face.

She screamed and tried to escape, but the man injured her hip with an unknown object before pushing her to the ground.

Police said the man, who was not known to the woman, then fled.

The woman was taken to hospital with wounds to her hip, a swollen forearm and bruised knee.

She was walking from a train station in Brisbane's Windsor suburb just before 10pm when she was grabbed.

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