27 February 2016 at 1943 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Pinal County, Arizona.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who sustained unknown injuries caused by an accident while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injuries.