August 21, 201917.25 Simon Gautier, the young French hiker who fell into a cliff in Cilento and was found dead after 9 days, died of a hemorrhagic shock caused by the rupture of the femoral artery. Death occurred at most 45 minutes after the fall. This is what emerged from the autopsy on the body of the 27-year-old carried out in the hospital of Sapri, in the Salerno area. Exposed and compound fractures were found in both lower limbs and tissue laceration. The bleeding would have originated from the left leg.