25 July 2015 at 1138 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in East Kootenay, British Columbia, Canada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who suffered from hypothermia while out on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where he received treatment for his condition.