INCIDENT NUMBER: 18718

13 November 2016 at 2151 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Albert, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 36-year-old female sustaining a severe back injury due to a fall while hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where she was treated.