Domestic case dropped against Aron Ralston, who cut off.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

With a life or death situation, he was forced to cut off his own arm to survive. Aron Ralston’s extraordinary human drama grabbed headlines around the world. His remarkable story is commanded the spotlight again and is captured in the brilliant film, 127 Hours. An experienced climber and avid outdoorsman, Ralston was descending a remote Utah.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

Glusburn-born screenwriter Simon Beaufoy is penning a true story about a man who cut off his own arm. The climber had to amputate part of his arm to free himself from a rock during an expedition in Utah.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

What was left of his right arm was wrapped in a makeshift tourniquet that he had fashioned after setting himself free from the rock. Once free, he had rappelled 75 feet down from the remote canyon.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

His case evoked memories of Colorado climber Aron Ralston, who cut off his arm with a dull blade after getting trapped under a boulder in a remote Utah canyon in 2003.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

Slumdog director Danny Boyle to tell story of rock climber who cut off his own arm to survive. By Daily Mail Reporter Updated: 06:22 EDT, 7 November 2009.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

An American rock climber who received widespread attention in 2003 when he cut off his own lower arm after having it trapped beneath a boulder. Considered by many to set the bar for manliness.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

His last blockbuster film was the heartwarming rags-to-riches tale of a Mumbai urchin who found fame on a TV quiz. Now, Oscar-winning Danny Boyle’s next offering will tell the remarkable story of a climber who cut off his own arm after being trapped by a fallen boulder for five days in the Utah desert.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

ESPN.com news services: Rescue workers in Utah are marveling at the decision of a rock climber, who cut off his own arm to free himself after he became trapped under a fallen 1,000-pound boulder.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

The only problem is that man got himself caught under a boulder and had to amputate his own arm in order to survive. Luckily for Boyle and us, that’s a much more exciting story and it will be.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

A CLIMBER cut off his arm with a penknife to free himself after a falling boulder trapped him for five days in a remote canyon in Utah.

Rock climber who cut off his own arm

Rescue workers in the US state of Utah are marvelling at the will-to-live of a rock climber, who cut off his own arm to free himself after he became trapped under a fallen boulder.