Sad news on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, Fast & Furious actor Paul Walker has died. The actor known mostly for the franchise “The Fast and the Furious” died on Saturday afternoon from a single-car accident and explosion out in Southern California, according to TMZ.
Paul walker was just 40-years-old.
“The Fast and the Furious” movie star Paul Walker, 40, has died in a car accident Saturday afternoon in southern California, his agent confirmed to the Daily News.
The accident occurred in Santa Clarita — outside of Los Angeles — when Walker’s Porsche apparently lost control and crashed into a tree, TMZ reported. The car burst into flames and exploded.
Authorities are still investigating but TMZ reported Walker and another person in the vehicle died in the one-car accident. It is unclear who was driving at the time, TMZ reports.
Authorities told TV Station CBS 2 in Los Angeles the crash occurred at 3:30 p.m. on the 28300 block of Rye Canyon Loop in Valencia. The identities of the victims have not been released, CBS News reported.
Walker has been taking people on test drives of the car at a car show to raise money for victims of the typhoon in the Philippines, TMZ reported.
The actor is best known for starring in “The Fast and the Furious” franchise that has seven total movies.
via NY Daily