Munich (dpa / lby) - At an S-Bahn station in Munich, a man fell on the track and was rescued by several bystanders.

A 17-year-old and another man on the platform of the Neuaubing station observed how the 50-year-old collapsed and fell on the track, the professional fire brigade announced on Tuesday.

The two passers-by jumped onto the platform on Monday evening and tried to lift the fallen victim back onto the platform, as a fire department spokesman said.

Three other men watched what was happening and joined them.

One of them helped to get the unconscious person off the platform, two called the ambulance service and showed the rescue workers the way.

The victim came to at the scene of the accident and was taken to a hospital.

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Press release from the fire brigade