16 February 2016 at 0126 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 a male sustaining a broken ankle while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported to a secure location by a SAR team on snowmobiles.