06 February 2016 at 2245 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Los Angeles County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a group of five individuals sustaining unknown minor injuries while on a hiking trip. The individuals were transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where they were treated for their injuries.