24 April 2017 at 0503 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Washoe County, Nevada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a 43-year-old individual with a stuck vehicle. The individual and his two daughters were transported out of the area to a safe haven.