08 April 2017 at 2209 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Madison County, Arkansas. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual sustaining severe injuries caused by a fall. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where the injuries were treated.