14-year-old in hospital after being found lying in snow in Riverton, Man.

A teenage boy was taken to hospital after he was found lying in the snow outside a house in Riverton, Man.

Teen was found by Gimli RCMP early Tuesday morning, being treated for cold-related injuries

A teenage boy was taken to hospital after he was found lying in the snow outside a house in Riverton, Man. (John Robertson/CBC)

A teenage boy was taken to hospital after he was found lying in the snow outside a house in Riverton, Man.

Around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, Gimli RCMP were called for a report of a 14-year-old male lying in the snow.

Paramedics took the youth to hospital with injuries related to being out in the cold for an extended period of time.

The incident is under investigation.

Riverton is approximately 125 kilometres north of Winnipeg.