INCIDENT NUMBER: 17198

15 January 2016 at 0028 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Nunavut, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a group of individuals that were involved in a snowmobile accident. A SAR ground team assisted the individuals and escorted them back to their campground. No injuries reported with this incident.