INCIDENT NUMBER: 16525
25 July 2015 at 1028 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Highland, United Kingdom. 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 head and leg injury due to an accident while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injuries.