INCIDENT NUMBER: 17970

26 June 2016 at 1648 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Ventura County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 60 year old male who became ill while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter back to his vehicle.