27 October 2016 at 1715 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Shasta County, California.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female who became very cold and unable to continue her hiking expedition. The individual was transported by patrol vehicle to a secure location in the nearest town. No injuries were reported with this incident.