INCIDENT NUMBER: 12540

28 January 2014 at 0258 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Australia. IERCC personnel contacted the local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported one individual suffering unknown injury following a hang gliding accident. An ambulance was utilized in transporting the individual to a nearby hospital for treatment.