INCIDENT NUMBER: 15895
04 April 2015 at 2214 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who sustained a leg injury while skiing. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.