10 July 2016 at 2349 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a InReach device in Fresno County, California   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male suffering from severe altitude sickness. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he received treatment for his condition.