INCIDENT NUMBER: 16523
24 July 2015 at 2253 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female individual who began having problems with her asthma while on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she received treatment for her condition.