INCIDENT NUMBER: 19021

05 February 2017 at 0232 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in New South Wales, Australia.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male sustaining minor injuries due to colliding with a wallaby while riding a motorcycle. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where his injuries were treated.