INCIDENT NUMBER: 16540
27 July 2015 at 1735 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 an individual who sustained a lower leg injury while on a hike. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his injury.