Fast & Furious actor Paul Walker has died at the young age of 40. Paul was the passenger in a one car crash this afternoon in Valencia, California. Paul’s and a friend were on their way home from an event for Paul’s charity. It appears they struck a light pole and the car burst into flames. Both Paul and his friend died in the accident.
Paul leaves behind a daughter, Meadow Rain, who just turned fifteen this month. She moved from Hawaii to California last year to live with Paul full time.
Paul’s official page shared, “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,”
Paul’s colleagues at Universal shared, “All of us at Universal are heartbroken. Paul was truly one of the most beloved and respected members of our studio family for 14 years, and this loss is devastating to us, to everyone involved with the Fast and Furious films, and to countless fans. We send our deepest and most sincere condolences to Paul’s family.”
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