24 January 2016 at 2156 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Death Valley National Park, California.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a male with finding his hiking partner who became lost. The SAR ground team located the lost individual and reunited him with his hiking partner. No injuries reported with this incident.