INCIDENT NUMBER: 16243
03 June 2015 at 2249 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a family of three to a secure location after a male injured his ankle while on a hiking trip. The individuals were transported by helicopter to their personal vehicle where they could seek medical treatment.