Würzburg (dpa / lby) - A man fell from a wall about five meters high in Würzburg while looking for a dog and was seriously injured.

The fire brigade recovered the 28-year-old on Saturday night, he was taken to a clinic, the police said.

The dog was found, but also had to be rescued by the fire department.

According to the police, the man had been illegally with a group of 24 to 30-year-olds and a dog on the former grounds of the state horticultural show.

After the animal had run away and no longer responded to calls, the group went on a search.

The man fell from the wall.

According to the officials, entering the site is prohibited. The group is now expecting charges of trespassing and violating the Infection Protection Act.