INCIDENT NUMBER: G17476
06 June 2015 at 2355 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Kings Canyon National Park, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who slid down a pass injuring his knee, while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for his injury.