28 April 2017 at 0521 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device off shore in Jamaica. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 52-year-old and a companion due to their vessel coming into contact with a reef. The individuals were transported by local fisherman to a larger vessel, then taken to a safe haven in Colombia. No injuries to report with this incident.