INCIDENT NUMBER: 17218

20 January 2016 at 0005 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Victoria, Australia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male suffering a lower leg injury caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his injury.