INCIDENT NUMBER: 11541

12 September 2013 at 2251 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device. IERCC personnel contacted National Parks Service and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported one individual suffering a leg injury following a hiking accident. A helicopter and ambulance were utilized to transport the injured party to a nearby hospital for treatment.