INCIDENT NUMBER: 18244

08 August 2016 at 0234 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Fresno County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who began having chest pains while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to a waiting ambulance that transported him to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his condition.