Paul Walker’s family
has taken to his
official Facebook page to release
a statement about the death of
the actor on Nov. 30. While at a
charity event, Paul was riding in
a friend’s car that hit a tree, and
exploded into flames. He was 40.
The tragic car crash that killed Paul
Walker took place in Santa Clarita,
Cali. while he was volunteering with
his charity, Reach Out Worldwide to
raise money to help those affected
by the storm in the Philippines. His
family and friends are heartbroken
by the tragedy, as are we. They have
released the following statement.
It is with a truly
heavy heart that we
Walker passed away
today in a tragic car
attending a charity
event for his
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
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
Paul Walker’s Tragic Death
Paul had been with friends taking
them out for test drives in his new
Porsche when the accident occurred.
A friend of his was driving but lost
control of the vehicle.
“Sadly, I must confirm that Paul did
pass away this afternoon. I don’t
have an official statement at this
rep told HollywoodLife.com.
Additionally, Santa Clarita’s Sheriff’s
Station confirmed that the two
passengers in the vehicle were
pronounced dead immediately.
“Sheriffs deputies are currently
investigating a two person
accident,” Deputy Heischuber told
HollywoodLife.com exclusively. “Two
people were pronounced dead
immediately at the scene. The
coroner’s office are the ones who
will determine the identity.”
We will continue to update you as
more information becomes available.
Our thoughts are with Paul’s family