INCIDENT NUMBER: 11847

19 October 2013 at 1525 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 responded to the location and transported one individual suffering from a head injury following a horseback riding accident. A helicopter was utilized to transport the individual to a nearby hospital for treatment.