"Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker dies in car crash
POSTED: Saturday, November 30, 2013 - 10:36pm
UPDATED: Sunday, December 1, 2013 - 3:46pm
Tyler, Texas (KETK) — "Fast and Furious" franchise star Paul Walker passed away Saturday Santa Clarita, California, after his friend lost control of his car and slammed into a light post. The impact caused the car to burst into flames. Details into what exactly caused the 40 year old actors friend to lose control of the car are limited.
Walker's camp posted an official statement on the actor's Facebook page Satuday night:
"It is with a truly heavy heart that we must confirm that Paul Walker passed away today in a tragic car accident while attending a charity event for his organization Reach Out Worldwide. He was a passenger in a friend's car, in which both lost their lives. We appreciate your patience as we too are stunned and saddened beyond belief by this news. Thank you for keeping his family and friends in your prayers during this very difficult time. We will do our best to keep you apprised on where to send condolences. - #TeamPW"