INCIDENT NUMBER: G24360

25 April 2016 at 2323 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an inReach device in British Columbia, Canada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 68 year old male sustaining a broken leg due to a snowmobile accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated.