INCIDENT NUMBER: 16627
14 August 2015 at 2103 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Saguache County, Colorado. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who sustained a broken ankle while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where they were treated for their injury.