23 October 2015 at 1539 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Elko County, Nevada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual suffering unknown injuries due to a motor vehicle accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where they were treated for their injuries.