INCIDENT NUMBER: G27767

23 August 2016 at 1033 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from an InReach device in Nunavut, Canada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported three individuals who became stranded on their vessel due to running out of gas. The individuals were towed to shore by vessel. No injuries reported with this incident.