09 July 2016 at 0031 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a InReach device in Franklin County, New York.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a 53-year-old male who became lost while out on a hiking trip. The individual was escorted to his vehicle by a SAR ground team. No injuries were reported with this incident.