03 August 2013 at 0306 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported one individual suffering from a fall from a bridge in a remote area. The injured person was taken to a local clinic and stabilized and then put on a train to a high level of care. The injuries were serious in nature.