The Last Descent Tells The Story of The Nutty Putty Cave Incident


On Tuesday, November 24, 2009, John Jones got stuck 150 feet underground in Nutty Putty Cave.

The medical student at the University of Virginia medical school was also a husband, and father.  John and his wife were expecting their second child.  They visited Utah for Thanksgiving, when the 27-year-old went into the cave.

He never emerged , and died 27 hours later..

Now, nearly seven years later, a new movie tells his tragic story and the heroic attempts to save him.

“The Last Descent” will be released in theaters on September 16.

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