19 August 2016 at 2345 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in San Juan County, Colorado.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female suffering from altitude sickness while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported helicopter to the nearest hospital where she received treatment for her condition.