INCIDENT NUMBER: G23200

04 March 2016 at 2015 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a Garmin inReach device in Bolivia.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported three individuals who became stranded due to their malfunctioning vehicle. A tow truck responded to the location and transported the individuals and their vehicle to a secure location in the nearest town. No injuries were reported with this incident.