Fast & Furious star Paul Walker was killed in an unfortunate car accident at 3:30 pm on Friday. He was on passenger seat while his close friend was driving the car. Apparently the friend lost control of the car and hit a pole at high speed. His friend also died on the spot. They were riding Porsche GT. The crash occurred in Santa Clarita area, about 30 miles north of Los Angeles.
Before the crash Paul Walker was attending the charity car show for his organization Reach Out Worldwide. He was raising funds for Philippines typhoon victims at the event.
Wreckage of Porsche GT car crash which killed Paul Walker
Paul Walker aged 40, appeared in around 30 movies. He initially got famous for his role in “Varsity Blues” which was released in 1999. However he was best known for his role of Brian O’Conner in Fast & Furious series. The latest movie of the franchise “Fast & Furious 6″ was a big summer hit. He just started filming for “Fast & Furious 7″ along with costar Vin Diesel and rest of the team. His last movie to release is “Pawn Shop Chronicles”.
Paul Walker is not the only famous star who died in Porsche car crash. James Dean another famous star who died when his Porsche 550 Spyder crashed in 1955. Recently “Jackass” star Ryan Dunn died while driving Porsche 911 GT3.