INCIDENT NUMBER: G27332

06 August 2016 at 1400 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Olympic National Park, Washington.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a 70-year-old male who became lost and scared while out hiking. The individual was escorted by a ranger to a secure location. No injuries were reported with this incident.