INCIDENT NUMBER: G23899

07 April 2016 at 1222 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a Garmin inReach device in Norway.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female sustaining a broken leg caused by an accident while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she was treated for her injury.