INCIDENT NUMBER: 18208

01 August 2016 at 0821 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Sweden.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 31-year-old male sustaining unknown injuries due to an accident while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated.