22 April 2017 at 1504 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Graham County, North Carolina. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual with unknown injuries caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where their injuries were treated.