INCIDENT NUMBER: 17513
01 April 2016 at 1521 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Berkeley County, South Carolina. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who became severely fatigued while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where they received treatment for their condition.