23 September 2015 at 0041 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Peace River, 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 became severely ill while on a hunting trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to an ambulance that transported him to the nearest hospital where he received treatment for his condition.