INCIDENT NUMBER: 18405
04 September 2016 at 1041 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Lom, Norway. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 16-year-old female sustaining an ankle injury while out on a backpacking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to a secure location.