25 April 2017 at 1435 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. IERCC personnel contacted the Grand Canyon National Park dispatch and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual with a back injury. The individual was transported by helicopter to a clinic where he was treated for his injury.