10 July 2016 at 0248 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a InReach device in La Plata County, Colorado.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 30-year-old male sustaining an injured ankle while mountain climbing. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated.