23 September 2016 at 0201 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 44-year-old male sustaining an ankle injury caused by an accident while hunting. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injury.