INCIDENT NUMBER: G26982

29 July 2016 at 0041 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a InReach device in Valley County, Idaho.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male sustaining a leg injury caused by an accident while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated.