INCIDENT NUMBER: 17270
01 February 2016 at 2342 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who sustained unknown injuries caused by a plane crash. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was treated for his injuries.