INCIDENT NUMBER: 16265
07 June 2015 at 1950 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 an individual who became stranded when he lost his canoe in swift moving water. The individual was transported by helicopter to a secure location where he met up with family members. No injuries reported with this incident.