30 April 2016 at 1715 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an inReach device in Franklin County, Washington.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male suffering a rib injury caused by a bike accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his condition.