SAR Flash Reports








INCIDENT NUMBER: 19879

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 31, 2017

31 July 2017 at 0928 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Bern, Switzerland. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for an individual who sustained injuries to his back and legs from a fall while mountain climbing. The individual was transported by helicopter to a hospital in Interlaken where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19875

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 30, 2017

30 July 2017 at 2115 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the Olympic National Park, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Park Rangers responded to the location for 1 adult male and 3 children who became trapped on the coast by the tide while hiking. The group was picked up by helicopter and taken to the Quillayute Airport where they met up with family members. No injuries reported.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G37044

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 30, 2017

30 July 2017 at 1942 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Trans-Labrador Hwy in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a female who sustained multiple injuries from a motorcycle accident. The female was transported by ambulance to the Mary’s Harbour Community Clinic where she received treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G37043

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 30, 2017

30 July 2017 at 1743 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Yosemite National Park, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 30-year-old male who sustained head injuries from a motor vehicle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G37036

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 30, 2017

30 July 2017 at 1434 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Mono County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 39-year-old female suffering from acute altitude sickness while hiking the John Muir Trail. The female was transported by helicopter to the Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno where she received treatment for her condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19869

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 30, 2017

30 July 2017 at 1211 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Jokkmokk, Sweden. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a female who became ill and unable to stand while hiking. The individual and hiking partner were transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where the female could receive medical care for her condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19867

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 30, 2017

30 July 2017 at 0256 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Marion County, Oregon. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for an individual who rolled their ankle while hiking. The individual was transported by SAR ground crew to the Santiam Hospital in Stayton where they received medical treatment for their injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19866

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 29, 2017

29 July 2017 at 2114 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 50-year-old male who sustained a possible broken leg while riding his dirt bike. The individual was transported by helicopter to a hospital in Whistler where he could receive treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19863

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 28, 2017

28 July 2017 at 2302 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the North Cascades National Park in Chelan County, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 64-year-old male who sustained a broken ankle while out hiking the Cascade Pass Trail. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby medical facility in Wenatchee where he received treatment for his injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36999

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 28, 2017

28 July 2017 at 1928 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Moffat County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 67-year-old male having issues with his hip and dehydration while hiking with his son. Both parties were transported by helicopter to the hospital in Vernal where the individual could receive treatment for his condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19865

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 28, 2017

28 July 2017 at 1127 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device on the Continental Divide Trail in Saguache County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted 3 individuals caught in a storm while hiking. The individuals were picked up by SAR utility vehicles and met up with a patrol unit that transported them back to a secure location where they could recover for the night. No injuries reported with this incident.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19860

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 28, 2017

28 July 2017 at 0231 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Nunavut, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location to assist an individual having mechanical issues with his vessel. The SAR team responded by a community vessel and assisted him without injuries reported.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19859

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 28, 2017

28 July 2017 at 0113 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Queensland, Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a passenger car vs motorcycle accident. Multiple individuals were transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital to be treated for their injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36977

by IERCC Duty Officer on July, 2017

27 July 2017 at 2153 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in the Vatnajokull National Park, Iceland. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a male suffering from hypothermia due to not being able to set up his tent in the severe winds and weather conditions. SAR ground crew transported the individual to safety for evaluation as to whether medical treatment would be needed.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36976

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 27, 2017

27 July 2017 at 2138 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Idaho County, Idaho. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 25-year-old male who sustained a broken shoulder, hip and a concussion when he was thrown from his horse. The individual was transported by helicopter to the St. Joseph Hospital in Lewiston where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36948

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 27, 2017

27 July 2017 at 0551 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Park Rangers responded to the location for a 12-year-old male who sustained a broken clavicle and head laceration when he fell from the top bunk at the Derick Knob Shelter. The individual was transported by Air National Guard helicopter to the UT Knoxville Med Center where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36942

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 27, 2017

27 July 2017 at 0145 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device near Guitar Lake in Sequoia National Park, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Park Rangers responded to the location for a 55-year-old male suffering from Acute Mountain Sickness (high altitude). The individual was escorted back to the Crabtree Ranger Station where he could rest and decide whether to continue the trip. No other injuries reported with this incident.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36935

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 26, 2017

26 July 2017 at 2034 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Sequoia National Park, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Park Rangers responded to the location for a 59-year-old female who lost consciousness while mountain climbing with her husband. The female was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where she was treated for exhaustion.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36930

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 26, 2017

26 July 2017 at 1856 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Mineral County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location by dirt bike and helicopter for a 70-year-old male who sustained a possible broken hip from an ATV accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36927

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 26, 2017

26 July 2017 at 1841 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device offshore in Quebec, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for 3 individuals whose vessel ran out of gas and they became lost. The individuals were supplied gas and escorted by Police vessel to a nearby community without injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: S20086

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 26, 2017

26 July 2017 at 0956 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone near Wilson Lake, British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of an individual who was suffering from abdominal pain and vomiting. Emergency Personnel responded to the location and transported the individual by ambulance to a nearby hospital where they received treatment for their condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36904

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 26, 2017

26 July 2017 at 0419 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Pacific Crest Trail in Siskiyou County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for an individual suffering from heat stroke while hiking. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: S20084

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 25, 2017

25 July 2017 at 2327 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in Lake County, Minnesota. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of a canoeing accident on Thomas Lake, Boundary Waters. Emergency personnel responded to the location and transported a male who injured his ankle. He was taken by airplane to a waiting ambulance that transported him to a nearby hospital for treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36899

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 25, 2017

25 July 2017 at 2221 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Pacific Crest Trail in Kings Canyon National Park, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a female suffering with pneumonia/pulmonary edema while out hiking. The individual was airlifted by helicopter and taken to a waiting ambulance where she was transported to the Kaweah Delta Medical Center in Visalia, where medical treatment was received for her condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19846

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 25, 2017

25 July 2017 at 1644 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the White Mountain National Forest in New Hampshire. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Forest Service personnel responded to the location for a 70-year-old male who dislocated his shoulder while hiking the Appalachian Trail. The individual was escorted to a secure location without further incident. It is unknown if he received medical treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19844

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 25, 2017

25 July 2017 at 0617 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Kautokeino Municipality, Norway. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a male suffering from a heart condition. The individual was transported by helicopter to the Hammerfest Hospital where he received medical care for his condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19842

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 25, 2017

25 July 2017 at 0234 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Meagher County, Montana. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 70-year-old male pilot and his copilot involved in a helicopter crash. Upon arrival to the scene, it was found that no injuries were sustained. The individuals were transported by patrol vehicle to the Sheriff’s Office for reporting procedures.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36868

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 24, 2017

24 July 2017 at 2041 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Whatcom County, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 70-year-old male suffering from chest pains while out hiking with family members. The individual was transported by helicopter to the St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, where he received treatment for his condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36866

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 24, 2017

24 July 2017 at 1856 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on Snowmass Creek Rd in Pitkin County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for an individual who sustained a head injury when they were thrown from their horse. The individual was transported by ambulance to the Aspen Valley Hospital where they were treated for their injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19839

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 24, 2017

24 July 2017 at 1247 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in El Dorado County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 41-year-old male who injured his knee when his motorcycle hit a tree. The individual was transported by Highway Patrol helicopter to the Barton Memorial Hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36841

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 23, 2017

23 July 2017 at 2138 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on Mount Whitney, in the Inyo National Forest, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. The SAR ground team responded to the location and assisted a male who had fallen into a 9-ft crevasse while hiking. The ground team were able to hoist him to safety without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: S20072

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 23, 2017

23 July 2017 at 1720 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in Alberta, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of a 70-year-old male who was experiencing severe pain due to issues with gall bladder. Emergency personnel responded to the location and transported the male by ambulance to the Hinton Memorial Hospital where he received treatment for his condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36825

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 23, 2017

23 July 2017 at 0456 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Northern Territory, Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 39-year-old male who sustained a broken wrist and internal injuries from a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to Kintore where he was airlifted to another medical facility for treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36818

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 22, 2017

22 July 2017 at 2255 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in the Olympic National Park, Jefferson County, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a male who had sustained multiple injuries from a fall while mountain climbing. The male was transported by helicopter and taking to the Harbor View Hospital where he could receive treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19828

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 22, 2017

22 July 2017 at 2010 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Queensland, Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 53-year-old male who sustained a broken leg in a dirt bike accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to St. Anthony Regional Hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36811

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 22, 2017

22 July 2017 at 1837 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Chickamin River in Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a male and female who became trapped in severe weather while kayaking. The individuals were transported by SAR vessel back to the mainland without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: S20063

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 21, 2017

21 July 2017 at 2342 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in Ucluelet, British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of a single vehicle rollover accident. Emergency Medical personnel responded to the location for a female, mid 20’s, who sustained head and neck injuries when her vehicle went off the roadway rolling down into an embankment. The female was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where she received treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36778

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 21, 2017

21 July 2017 at 1716 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 for a female who sustained a dislocated shoulder when a barrel was dropped on her. The female was transported by helicopter and taken to Health Sciences North Hospital in Sudbury where she received medical care for her injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36760

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 20, 2017

20 July 2017 at 2225 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Pacific Crest Trail in Fresno County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 52-year-old male suffering from severe intestinal pain while hiking. The individual was picked up by helicopter and taken to a waiting ambulance where he was transported to Kaweah Delta Hospital to be treated for his medical condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19820

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 20, 2017

20 July 2017 at 21:56 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device off shore near Marsh Island in Louisiana. IERCC personnel contacted the US Coast Guard and informed them of the activation. Coast Guard personnel responded to the location for a 62-year-old male who had to abandon his vessel due to it taking on water after running aground. A Parks and Wildlife vessel came along and found him on a dingy so they transported him to a safe location without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19819

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 20, 2017

20 July 2017 at 1740 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device near That Man Lake in Ontario, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 50-year-old female who injured her knee while hiking during a camping trip. The female was transported by helicopter to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Center where she was treated for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36751

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 20, 2017

20 July 2017 at 1700 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device near Phantom Creek Rd in Teller County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for an individual who sustained a broken leg while riding dirt bikes. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he received medical care for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36749

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 20, 2017

20 July 2017 at 1513 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in North Cascades National Park, Stehekin, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR ground crew responded to the location for a 60-year-old female suffering from exhaustion. The individual was escorted by the SAR team to a small community in Stehekin where she could recover for the night without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19812

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 20, 2017

20 July 2017 at 0216 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the Sequoia National Park, Tulare County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Park SAR personnel responded to the location to help two power line workers who became exhausted when they got stuck in thick brush at nightfall. The individuals were transported by helicopter to a safe location where they were able to continue their work. No injuries were reported with this incident.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36714

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 19, 2017

19 July 2017 at 1331 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device offshore near Haiti. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. US Coast Guard personnel responded to the location for a vessel taking on water. Once the vessel made port in Haiti, a swimmer was lowered from a Coast Guard helicopter with a de-watering pump to remove the water from the vessel and to determine if it would remain seaworthy. Once secure the vessel was released and the individuals continued their trip. No injuries were reported.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36712

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 19, 2017

19 July 2017 at 1226 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in the National Park area of Jokkmokk, Sweden. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 30-year-old male who became hypothermic and started feeling ill while hiking. The individual was airlifted by helicopter and transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of his medical condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36696

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 19, 2017

19 July 2017 at 0010 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Pacific Crest Trail in Jackson County, Oregon. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 33-year-old female who was dehydrated and sustained a head and ankle injury from a fall while out hiking. The individual was hoisted by helicopter and taken to a waiting ambulance that transported her to the Rogue Regional Medical Center to receive treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19802

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 18, 2017

18 July 2017 at 2026 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device at the Owyhee Reservoir State Airport in Malheur County, Oregon. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Military personnel responded to the location for a 60-year-old male who sustained a head injury when he over-corrected on the runway during take-off which caused his plane to flip. The individual was transported by Life Flight helicopter to St. Luke’s Hospital in Boise, Idaho where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36680

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 18, 2017

18 July 2017 at 1808 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Garfield County, Utah. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 62-year-old male who sustained an arm laceration during a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19800

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 18, 2017

18 July 2017 at 0940 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device offshore near Sevastopol, Ukraine. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 37-year-old male who was forced to seek refuge in a life raft when his vessel capsized. The individual was transported by SAR vessel back to shore without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19798

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 18, 2017

18 July 2017 at 0006 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device offshore near Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. The Canadian Coast Guard responded to the location for a male whose vessel began taking on water then capsized during bad weather. The individual was transported by Coast Guard vessel to Europe without injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19794

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 17, 2017

17 July 2017 at 1048 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device offshore in Saskatchewan, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a 75-year-old male who was taken off track by a storm while kayaking. The individual was picked up by SAR Vessel and taken back to shore to his personal vehicle without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36635

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 16, 2017

16 July 2017 at 2310 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in the Eldorado National Forest, Amador County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 29-year-old male who sustained a dislocated shoulder while kayaking near Salt Spring Reservoir. The individual was transported by helicopter to Barton Hospital in Tahoe where he received treatment for his injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36631

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 16, 2017

16 July 2017 at 1922 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on Slesse Mountain in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 25-year-old male who sustained a minor shoulder injury while mountain climbing. The individual and two others in the group were hoisted from the mountain and transported by helicopter to a waiting patrol vehicle. The patrol unit took them to their personal vehicle where the injured party could seek medical attention for his injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19787

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 16, 2017

16 July 2017 at 2024 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Dolores County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 76-year-old male and his 19 -year-old grandson who became lost while hiking the Colorado Trail. The individuals were transported by a law enforcement utility vehicle to their personal vehicle without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36630

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 16, 2017

16 July 2017 at 1914 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 for a 17-year-old male who spilled hot water from a camp stove on his feet causing severe burns. The individual was evacuated by helicopter and taken to a waiting ambulance that transported him to the nearest hospital for treatment of his burns.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36619

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 16, 2017

16 July 2017 at 0138 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in King County, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 45-year-old male who broke his leg after falling into a pool. The individual was transported by the fire department to a medical facility where he could receive treatment for his injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19775

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 16, 2017

16 July 2017 at 0035 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device on the Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 16-year-old female suffering from anaphylactic shock due to an allergic reaction. The female was transported by ambulance to the Georgian Bay Regional Hospital where she was treated for her condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: G36615

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 15, 2017

15 July 2017 at 2228 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Lake County, Montana. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 57-year-old male who sustained possible broken ribs when he wrecked his dirt bike. The individual was transported by helicopter to Kalispell Regional Hospital where he was treated for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19773

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 15, 2017

15 July 2017 at 2136 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Alpine County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 77-year-old female who sustained a possible broken ankle while hiking. The female was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where treatment was received for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: S20009

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 15, 2017

15 July 2017 at 1819 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of a 50-year-old male who had fallen 8 feet off a bridge onto a bed of rocks. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for severe injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19772

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 16, 2017

15 July 2017 at 1952 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device on Lake Chelan in Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. National Guard personnel responded to the location to assist 3 individuals who became stranded when their canoe began taking on water and sank, causing them to swim to shore. The individuals were transported back to their campsite by a National Guard vessel without injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: 19766

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 15, 2017

15 July 2017 at 0214 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the Yellowstone National Park in Park County, Montana. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Park Rangers responded to the location for a male approximately 18-19 years old, who began feeling ill while out hiking with two other individuals. Park Rangers hiked out with all three individuals escorting them to a safe location with no injuries reported.

INCIDENT NUMBER: S20001

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 15, 2017

15 July 2017 at 0114 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone from Obonga Lake, Ontario, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the incident. Emergency personnel responded to the location and transported a 59-year-old female who fell in and out of consciousness after injuring her hip after a fall while hiking. The female was transported by ambulance to the Thunder Bay Regional Hospital where she received treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19997

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 14, 2017

14 July 2017 at 0637 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone from Ya-Ha-Tinda Ranch in Alberta, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the incident. Emergency personnel responded to the location and transported a male who became unresponsive and sustained a laceration to his chin after being thrown from his horse. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest medical facility where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19995

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 14, 2017

14 July 2017 at 0025 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone on Green River in Dinosaur National Monument, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of a raft that became stuck while white water rafting. Park Rangers responded to the location and assisted 3 individuals, two of them disabled, who had become trapped on their raft when it became lodged on something in the river. Park Rangers retrieved the raft and the parties went on their way. No injuries reported with this incident.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19761

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 13, 2017

13 July 2017 at 2355 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the Northern Territory, Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a female who sustained a head injury when she was thrown from her motorcycle. The female was taken by ambulance to a waiting aircraft that transported her to the Alice Springs Hospital where she was treated for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19990

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 13, 2017

13 July 2017 at 2024 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in Capreol, Ontario, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of a motorcycle accident on Hwy 84 at Moose Mountain Rd. Emergency personnel responded to the location and transported a male who sustained broken ribs and clavicle when he wrecked his motorcycle. The individual was transported by ambulance to the HSM Hospital where he received medical care.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19756

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 13, 2017

13 July 2017 at 1946 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device on Magruder Corridor Rd in Idaho County, Idaho. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location and assisted an individual who sustained a pelvic injury when their motorcycle hit a tree. The individual was taken by personal vehicle to a waiting ambulance that transported them to the Marcus Daily Memorial Hospital where they received treatment for their injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19987

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 13, 2017

13 July 2017 at 1736 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in Idaho County, Idaho. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of a single vehicle accident on Highway 12 at mile marker 157. Emergency personnel responded to the location and transported a female who sustained a dislocated knee, broken clavicle and a laceration to her left leg due to a motorcycle accident. The female was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where she received medical treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19753

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 13, 2017

13 July 2017 at 0758 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device on the Hardangervidda National Park, Norway. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and airlifted a female who had broken her ankle while hiking in the National Park. The female was transported by helicopter to the Odda Hospital in Hordaland where she was treated for her injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36527

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 13, 2017

13 July 2017 at 0713 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Elko County, Nevada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for two males who sustained minor injuries from an ATV accident. The individuals were assessed at the scene and released due to refusing medical transport. Emergency services did escort them to safety in the nearby town of Jarbidge.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19746

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 12, 2017

12 July 2017 at 1043 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Trento, Italy. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 47-year-old male who injured his back while paragliding. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest trauma center for treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19745

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 11, 2017

11 July 2017 at 2242 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Rio Grande County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 59-year-old male who sustained an ankle and arm injury during a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to the Rio Grande Hospital where he received medical treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36484

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 11, 2017

11 July 2017 at 1636 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device near the Pacific Crest trail in San Diego County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 65-year-old female experiencing complications due to her diabetes. The female was airlifted by helicopter and taken to the local fire station where she was released to family members after refusing medical treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19736

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 11, 2017

11 July 2017 at 0003 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device on the Pacific Crest Trail in Alpine County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted an individual who suffered a broken leg while hiking with a group. The individual was extracted by helicopter and flown to an ambulance that transported them to the Sonora Medical Center to be treated for their injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36456

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 10, 2017

10 July 2017 at 1954 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Pacific Crest Trail, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for an 18-year-old female suffering from High-Altitude Pulmonary Edema while hiking. The individual was picked up by a helicopter then transferred to a waiting ambulance that transported her to a nearby hospital for treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19731

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 10, 2017

10 July 2017 at 0830 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device on the Rio Negro River in Amazonas, Brazil. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Brazilian Army personnel responded to the location and assisted individuals stranded on their boat that was having engine problems. The passengers and vessel were towed back to land where they could have the vessel repaired. No injuries reported with this incident.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36429

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 10, 2017

10 July 2017 at 0008 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Mt. Rainier National Park, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 37-year-old male who sustained a fractured ankle and arm injury when he fell 300 feet into a crevasse while mountain climbing. The individual was hoisted out by helicopter and transferred to a waiting ambulance that transported him to a nearby hospital for treatment of his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19730

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 9, 2017

09 July 2017 at 2229 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Hinsdale County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location and transported a 50-year-old male who sustained severe injuries from an ATV accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to the Gunnison Valley Hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19728

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 9, 2017

09 July 2017 at 1813 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the Fishem Lake area of British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and found a plane crash with 1 pilot and 2 female passengers on board. One female was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she was treated for minor injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19731

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 9, 2017

09 July 2017 at 0242 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Alberta, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a male who had sustained a broken ankle while hiking. The individual was airlifted by helicopter to a waiting ambulance who then transported him to a nearby hospital where he received medical treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19717

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 8, 2017

08 July 2017 at 1436 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Alberta, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 36-year-old female who was involved in a motorcycle accident where she sustained injuries to her hip and neck. The individual was transported by ambulance to the Rocky Mountain House Hospital where she received treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36404

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 8, 2017

08 July 2017 at 1403 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Pacific Crest Trail in Kern County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 55-year-old male who became severely dehydrated while hiking. The individual was hoisted and transported by helicopter to a safe location where he could return to his hotel to recover. No other injuries reported.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36400

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 8, 2017

08 July 2017 at 0532 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Victoria, Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 49-year-old male who sustained a broken ankle caused from a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36396

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 8, 2017

08 July 2017 at 0039 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Yakima County, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 28-year-old male who had fallen from a glacier into a crevasse sustaining a broken jaw and ribs. Both individuals in the group were hoisted into the helicopter and taken to Virginia Memorial Hospital where the injured party could receive medical treatment.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19941

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 7, 2017

07 July 2017 at 1404 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone offshore near Montauk, New York. IERCC personnel contacted the US Coast Guard and informed them of the emergency incident. US Coast Guard vessel responded to the location and assisted individuals on a vessel that was malfunctioning and unable to continue their trip. The passengers and vessel were towed to shore without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36352

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 6, 2017

06 July 2017 at 2125 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Alpine County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 28-year-old male with a dislocated shoulder from white water rafting. The individual was transported by helicopter to Sanora Hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19935

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 6, 2017

06 July 2017 at 1942 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted the local emergency services and informed them of the emergency incident. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 21-year-old female who was suffering from an extreme allergic reaction to a bee sting. The individual was driven by someone in her group to meet up with the ambulance that then transported her to a nearby hospital where she received treatment for her condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36340

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 6, 2017

06 July 2017 at 1602 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Gurostskali River, Mtskheta-Mtianeti, Georgia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for 5 individuals who became trapped on a river bank by rising water while hiking. The individuals were airlifted by helicopter and taken to the nearby town of Dabablize to recover without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36323

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 6, 2017

06 July 2017 at 1159 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Uttarakhand, India. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 17-year-old female with abdominal pain and continuous loss of consciousness while hiking. The female was transported by ambulance to Munsiyari Hospital in Pithoragarh where she was treated for her medical condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19930

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 6, 2017

06 July 2017 at 0047 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in Alberta, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the emergency incident. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a two-car motor vehicle accident where injuries were sustained. One female was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where she received treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19702

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 5, 2017

05 July 2017 at 0308 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in a desert area of Western Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR helicopter with medical personnel responded to the location and assisted a 50 year-old-male who became trapped under his motorcycle. The individual was assessed and released at the scene with no injuries reported.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19700

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 4, 2017

04 July 2017 at 2224 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Sequoia National Park, Tulare County, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Park Rangers responded to the location and assisted a 26-year-old female who became ill while hiking the John Muir Trail. The female and her hiking partner were escorted by Park Rangers to a safe location where the female could recover from her illness without further injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19699

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 4, 2017

04 July 2017 at 2025 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device near the Idaho Centennial Trail in Owyhee County, Idaho. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 69-year-old female who became dehydrated with severe sun exposure during a hiking trip. The female was transported by Life Flight helicopter to a nearby hospital where she received treatment for her condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36290

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 4, 2017

04 July 2017 at 2035 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 50-year-old female with a broken leg sustained from a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to the Espanola Presbyterian Hospital where she was treated for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36267

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 3, 2017

03 July 2017 at 2213 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Piscataquis County, Maine. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 58-year-old male who injured his arm while hiking. The individual was transported by ambulance to the Greenville Main Hospital where he was treated for his injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36266

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 3, 2017

03 July 2017 at 2112 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on Spencer Glacier in Portage, Alaska. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR Squadrons responded to the location for a 34-year-old female with an injured hip due to falling 20 feet into a crevasse while ice climbing. The female was hoisted from the crevasse and transported by helicopter to the Providence Alaska Medical Center where she was treated for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36259

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 3, 2017

03 July 2017 at 1634 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 for a 28-year-old male who sustained a dislocated shoulder while out hiking. The individual was transported by ambulance to Hope Frazier Canyon Hospital where he was treated for his injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19693

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 3, 2017

03 July 2017 at 1251 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device offshore near Avon, North Carolina, USA. IERCC personnel contacted the US Coast Guard and informed them of the activation. US Coast Guard personnel responded to the location and assisted two individuals who became stranded when their rudder broke on their 28-foot sailboat. The individuals and their vessel were towed back to shore by a USCG SAR vessel without injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36252

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 3, 2017

03 July 2017 at 0640 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Queensland, Australia. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 45-year-old male who fell 3 meters breaking his leg while 4x4ing with friends. The individual was transported by helicopter to Cairns Base Hospital to receive treatment for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36246

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 3, 2017

03 July 2017 at 0037 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device on the Pacific Crest Trail in Okanagan County, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 44-year-old female experiencing nausea and vomiting. The individual was transported by military helicopter to the Skagit Valley Hospital in Vernon where she received treatment for her condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36237

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 2, 2017

02 July 2017 at 2012 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Columbia County, Oregon. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location for a 44-year-old male who sustained unknown injuries from a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to the Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis where he was treated for his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19688

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 2, 2017

02 July 2017 at 1926 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Bonneville County, Idaho. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. Emergency personnel responded to the location and transported a 58-year-old male who sustained a broken leg due to a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by Life Flight helicopter to the Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls for treatment of his injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19908

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 2, 2017

02 July 2017 at 1609 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone in Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted B.C. Ambulance service and informed them of the emergency incident. Emergency personnel responded to the location and assisted a 64-year-old female who was thrown from her bicycle during a tournament, causing her to break her collarbone and sustain a possible concussion. The female was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where she received treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19686

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 2, 2017

02 July 2017 at 1417 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device near Browns Creek Trail in Chaffee County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and completed a medical assessment on a male who was experiencing chest pains while hiking. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest medical facility where he received treatment for his condition.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: 19685

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 1, 2017

01 July 2017 at 2306 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device near Snowmass Lake in Pitkin County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel with Mountain Rescue responded to the location assessed a male who was injured from a fall while mountain climbing. The individual was lowered to a safer landing zone where he was then transported by Flight for Life helicopter to the Aspen Valley Hospital where he was treated for a broken leg and head injury.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36225

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 1, 2017

01 July 2017 at 2146 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in the Olympic National Park in Port Angeles, Washington. IERCC personnel contacted the Parks Dispatch and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 17-year-old female who sustained a back injury when she fell down a 100-ft snow slope. The individual was transported by a USCG helicopter to the Harborview Hospital in Seattle where she received treatment for her injuries.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: G36222

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 1, 2017

01 July 2017 at 1917 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Garfield County, Wyoming. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location for a 68-year-old female experiencing heat stroke symptoms. The medical team assessed and released the female at the scene without further incident.

INCIDENT NUMBER: #: S19905

by IERCC Duty Officer on July 1, 2017

01 July 2017 at 1724 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received an emergency call from a Satellite phone device in Wallowa County, Oregon. IERCC personnel contacted local Law Enforcement and informed them of the emergency incident. State Troopers responded to the location and assisted 4 individuals who became trapped when their vessel had run aground. The Troopers and a citizen in a passing vessel helped patch the boat damage and then assisted the individuals back to the dock without injury.