INCIDENT NUMBER: 18889

02 January 2017 at 1243 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Nunavut, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who became stranded due to his malfunctioning snowmobile. The individual was transported by a SAR team on snowmobiles to a secure location. No injuries were reported with this incident.