INCIDENT NUMBER: 16273
10 June 2015 at 2225 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 assisted a male who became stranded when his canoe got away from him. He was taken by float plane to search for his canoe to continue his trip. No injuries reported with this incident.