INCIDENT NUMBER: 17757

21 May 2016 at 0019 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Australia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male suffering from paralysis caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital.