23 October 2015 at 1746 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in DeKalb County, Alabama.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 59 year old male suffering a collar bone injury due to a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his injury.