INCIDENT NUMBER: 17072
03 December 2015 at 1554 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Cumbria, United Kingdom. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a 34 year old male who became lost while out hiking. The individual was escorted down the mountain by a SAR ground team. No injuries reported with this incident.