INCIDENT NUMBER: 17049
25 November 2015 at 0126 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted two individuals who had fallen through ice while crossing a river on horseback. The individuals were transported by patrol vehicle to a secure location. No injuries reported with this incident.