04 August 2016 at 1742 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Tuolumne County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual sustaining unknown injuries while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where they were treated.