14 August 2013 at 2248 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported one individual suffering a non-life threatening injury following a hike. A helicopter and an ambulance were utilized to transport the injured party to a nearby hospital for treatment.