INCIDENT NUMBER: 17833

05 June 2016 at 1832 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Fresno County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male sustaining an injured ankle while out on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injury.