18 September 2016 at 0028 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Curry County, Oregon.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female sustaining multiple injuries caused by a fall while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to a waiting ambulance that transported her to the nearest hospital where her injuries were treated.