Paul Walker, 40, is reported to be dead after a fiery car accident in South California according to TMZ. The blue eyed Hollywood stud best known for his work in the Fast and the Furious franchise movie star died late Saturday afternoon.
According to TMZ, Walker was riding in his Porsche when his driver lost control and slammed the car into a tree, causing the vehicle to explode. Both Paul Walker and the driver were reported dead at the scene.
Paul Walker, a native of Glendale, California, appeared on the Hollywood scene in the 90’s films Pleasantville and Varsity Blues. After joining the Fast and the Furious franchise in 2001, Paul Walker was launched to stardom. Fast and the Furious continued all the way to number 6 in 2013.
Walker leaves behind his 15-year-old daughter, Meadow, who recently moved in with him after living with her mother in Hawaii.
by John Amaruso