INCIDENT NUMBER: 19305

22 April 2017 at 0519 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Norway. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 65-year-old male who suffered a stroke while mountain climbing. The individual was transported by helicopter a hospital where he was treated.