INCIDENT NUMBER: G27746
22 August 2016 at 2025 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Chelan County, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 38-year-old male sustaining an injured leg while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where his injury was treated.