19 July 2016 at 1653 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Bennington County, Vermont.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 67-year-old female sustaining an injured foot while hiking. The female was transported by an ambulance to a nearby hospital where her injury was treated.