08 October 2016 at 1326 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Spain.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 46-year-old male sustaining a broken arm while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where his injury was treated.