18 September 2015 at 0505 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in the country of Georgia.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 33 year old male who injured both of his ankles while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.