This is terrible news. ‘Fast and Furious‘ star Paul Walker died in a car crash this afternoon in Santa Clarita, according to TMZ. Apparently the driver lost control of the Porsche; it crashed into a tree and then burst into flames. Paul was said to be a passenger. Neither Paul nor the driver survived. Paul was only 40. His rep released a statement:
“He was a passenger in a friend’s car, in which both lost their lives.” Witnesses on the scene said the car was Paul’s … but also said he was in the passenger seat.
The rep added that Paul was “attending a charity event for his organization Reach Out Worldwide.”
Our thoughts are with his family and friends.
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