11 March 2017 at 1844 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Wyoming. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 17-year-old male sustaining a broken leg caused by a snowmobile accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where his injury was treated.