INCIDENT NUMBER:17999

29 June 2016 at 1431 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Inyo County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 65-year-old female sustaining a knee injury while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she was treated for her injury.