19 April 2017 at 1503 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Peru. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 38-year-old male sustaining a knee injury from bike riding in a remote area and suffering from dehydration. The individual was transported by police to the nearest hospital where his injuries were treated.