INCIDENT NUMBER: 16251
04 June 2015 at 2357 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in British Columbia, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who sustained a broken leg while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where they received treatment for their injuries.