INCIDENT NUMBER: 11992
07 November 2013 at 1357 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Brazil. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported one individual suffering from minor injuries following a paragliding accident. An ambulance was utilized to transport the party to a nearby hospital for treatment.