29 June 2015 at 0043 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Okanogan County, Washington.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. US Air Force personnel responded to the location and transported a male suffering from heat exhaustion, dehydration and heart palpitations. The individual was transported by a US Air Force medivac helicopter to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his condition.