01 April 2016 at 2023 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a Garmin 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 a female who tore a muscle in her calf while hiking and was unable to continue her trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to a secure location.