UPDATE: North Dakota man in 'critical condition' after spending night outside in below zero temperatures

Published: Jan. 16, 2018 at 3:00 PM CST
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UPDATE (4:06pm): Officials at Sanford Health tell Valley News Live that 51-year-old Daniel Haverland was in their care and is currently listed in critical condition.

They were not able to release any other information

We will continue to update this story.

A North Dakota man had to be airlifted for treatment after he was found lying on a road in below zero temperatures Tuesday morning.

The Richland County Sheriff's Office was called out just after 8 a.m. to a County Road about 6 miles west of Colfax for a report of a man with extreme hypothermia.

They say 51-year-old Daniel Haverland of Walcott was found by family members, and appeared to have walked almost 6 miles away from his vehicle that was stuck in the ditch.

The National Weather Service reports that air temperatures in the southern Red River Valley were around -15 at the time he was found, with wind chill measurements around -30.

Sanford officials confirm that Haverland is in their care in Fargo, but are unable to provide an update on his condition at this time.

The Richland County Sheriff's Office said the incident is still under investigation.