INCIDENT NUMBER: 18250

09 August 2016 at 0033 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Alberta, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 40-year-old male sustaining a leg injury caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital where his injury was treated.