Alcohol was a factor in the crash, said the Minnesota State Patrol.
According to the state patrol report, at about 5:22 p.m. June 12 the 2016 Ford Explorer, driven by Anthony Jordon Carver, was headed southbound on Minnesota Highway 4 in Cosmo Township of Meeker County. The vehicle left the roadway and hit the embankment of 535th Avenue.
The vehicle rolled in the ditch and caught fire.
Carver was airlifted to North Memorial Hospital by North Air Care. He was wearing a seatbelt.
Also assisting at the scene was the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, the report said.