09 July 2015 at 1944 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in White River National Forest, Colorado.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who had an accident on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to a waiting ambulance that transported him to the nearest hospital.