INCIDENT NUMBER: G16390
29 April 2015 at 2113 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Alberta, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported two individuals whose vessel became swamped in the middle of a river, leaving them stranded. The individuals were transported by helicopter to a secure location. No injuries reported with this incident.