INCIDENT NUMBER: 11604
18 September 2013 at 1827 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted one individual who was stranded in a gorge. A helicopter was utilized to hoist the individual out, no injuries were reported and the person was released.