18 May 2015 at 2217 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in San Bernardino County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual having chest pains while on a hiking trip. The male was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for his condition.