19 July 2015 at 0132 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Multamah County, Oregon.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who injured his ankle while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by ambulance to a secure location in a nearby town.