INCIDENT NUMBER: 17775

25 May 2016 at 0521 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Queensland, Australia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 50 year old male sustaining a leg injury caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injury.