INCIDENT NUMBER: 18062

09 July 2016 at 2129 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Alberta, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 51-year-old female sustaining an ankle injury while out on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she was treated for her injury.