INCIDENT NUMBER: 19224
30 March 2017 at 1824 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who suffered unknown injuries while skiing. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his injuries.