20 December 2016 at 0600 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Washoe County, Nevada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported two individuals who became stranded due to getting their vehicle stuck. The individuals were transported by vehicle to a secure location in a nearby town. No injuries were reported with this incident.