INCIDENT NUMBER: 19003

31 January 2017 at 2316 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Victoria, Australia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 45-year-old male sustaining a knee injury caused by a motorcycle accident. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where his injury was treated.