18 February 2017 at 1836 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in El Paso County, Colorado.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male suffering severe injuries caused by a dirt bike accident. The individual was assisted by paramedics and transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where he was treated.