INCIDENT NUMBER: G18803
12 August 2015 at 0717 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Målselv, Norway. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who sustained a knee injury while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injury.