INCIDENT NUMBER: 17160
02 January 2016 at 0218 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Jalisco, Mexico. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a male whose boat began taking on water. The individual was towed to shore by a rescue vessel. No injuries reported with this incident.