11 April 2017 at 0256 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Garfield County, Utah. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. A private vehicle transported a 39-year-old male sustaining a broken rib due to a motorcycle accident. The individual was taken to a hotel where he was met by ambulance, then airlifted out to a hospital in Arizona.