29 September 2015 at 2227 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Isle Royale, Lake Superior, Michigan. 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 broken leg during a hiking incident. The individual was escorted out by park rangers to his vehicle and drove himself to the hospital where he was treated for his injuries.