16 August 2015 at 1607 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Sublette County, Wyoming.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who sustained severe back injuries due to an airplane accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.