15 July 2015 at 1955 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Ferry County, Washington.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 91 year old male who suffered from severe injuries due to an airplane accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injuries.