INCIDENT NUMBER: 17430

13 March 2016 at 0208 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Cochise 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 became lost while hiking alone. The individual was located by a SAR team and transported by helicopter to a secure location in a nearby town. No injuries were reported with this incident.