INCIDENT NUMBER: G32930

05 March 2017 at 1721 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Ontario, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 19-year-old male sustaining a knee injury while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where his injury was treated.