INCIDENT NUMBER: G27377

08 August 2016 at 2207 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in British Columbia, Canada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported two males who became lost and out of water while hiking. The individuals were transported to a secure location in the nearest town by patrol vehicle.