04 October 2015 at 1458 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in The Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who sustained multiple injuries from a fall while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for his injuries