INCIDENT NUMBER: 17891
13 June 2016 at 1404 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 transported a male suffering hypothermia while out hunting. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his condition.