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Actor Paul Walker Dead at 40

Paul Walker best known for his role in “The Fast and the Furious” movies — died Saturday afternoon after a single-car accident and explosion in Southern California.

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According to TMZ, the accident happened in Santa Clarita, north of Los Angeles. According to multiple sources connected to Paul , the actor was in a Porsche when the driver somehow lost control and slammed into a post or a tree as the car burst into flames.

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Paul’s rep released a statement about his death, and says “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.”




From Paul Walker’s Facebook:

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.

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