INCIDENT NUMBER: 16269
08 June 2015 at 2216 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Sequoia Kings National Park, California. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female who injured her back while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where she received treatment for her injury.