INCIDENT NUMBER: 12578

01 February 2014 at 1823 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Ontario, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported one individual suffering from a rib injury following an ice fishing accident. An ambulance was utilized to transport the party to a nearby hospital for treatment.