12 April 2015 at 2233 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Fannin County, Georgia (USA).  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female with unknown medical condition sustained while on a hiking trip. The female was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where she received treatment for her condition.