INCIDENT NUMBER: 18270

11 August 2016 at 1905 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Yukon Territory, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female who became lost while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to a secure location. No injuries were reported with this incident.