INCIDENT NUMBER: 18708

11 November 2016 at 0749 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Rougon, France.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who had suffered from a seizure while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his condition.