INCIDENT NUMBER: 18206

01 August 2016 at 0211 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Kern County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male suffering from dehydration while out on a hiking expedition. The individual was transported by helicopter to a secure location.