16 September 2016 at 1909 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in San Juan County, Colorado.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 44-year-old male sustaining a leg injury caused by an accident while hunting. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where his injury was treated.