14 August 2016 at 1756 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Inyo County, California.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 50-year-old male sustaining injured ribs caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to a waiting ambulance that transported him to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his injuries.