INCIDENT NUMBER: 18745

18 November 2016 at 1824 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device on Knight Island, Alaska.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. U.S. Coast Guard personnel responded to the location and transported four individuals whose vessel capsized. The individuals were transported by helicopter to a secure location in the nearest town. No injuries were reported with this incident.