INCIDENT NUMBER: 17579

14 April 2016 at 2344 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in San Diego County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual sustaining unknown injuries caused by an accident while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where they were treated for their injuries.