INCIDENT NUMBER: G17725
15 June 2015 at 0354 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Chelan County, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who sustained a fractured skull, broken leg and collapsed lung during a fall while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.