RCMP say a 19-year-old Okotoks man who was last seen leaving for work Wednesday afternoon was found in the Kananaskis area on Friday.

He was believed to be heading to Blackfalds, Alta., from his home in Okotoks at around 4 p.m. After he failed to show up for work, authorities were notified.

Police were concerned that he may have needed medication.

An extensive search was launched by police and family members. The man was located Friday and is being treated for exposure and sustained injuries.