INCIDENT NUMBER: G17984
26 June 2015 at 1951 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Urewera National Park, New Zealand. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 70 year old male who became hypothermic and hypoglycemic while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his condition.