17 May 2017 at 2156 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Fayette County, Pennsylvania.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 50-year-old male who suffered chest pains and numbness while hiking. The individual was transported by ambulance that transported him to a nearby hospital where he was treated.