On Nov 30th Paul Walker was killed in a fiery car accident. While test driving a 2005 Porsche right outside L.A, Walkers friend lost control and smashed the car into a tree. It was confirmed after the actors autopsy that Walker died from thermal as well as traumatic injuries.
Antonio Holmes told reporters that Walker and Radas had just left a charity event to take a test ride in 2005 Porsche Carrera GT. Holmes also told reporters that the accident could be heard from the location of the charity. Holmes stated that after someone identified the sound they all took fire extinguishers to the scene to try and put out the fire. Reports say that Roger Rodas and Walker were traveling at the excessive speed of over 90mph. This speed coupled with the plastic markers in the road may have been what caused the car to hydroplane. On Sunday, Dana Bee, L.A Coroner Investigator told CNN that identifying the remains could take up to 48 hours.
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Paul Walker jumped to fame after becoming a leading star in the movie franchise "Fast and Furious"
Paul Walker's immediate family was spotted in Los Angeles making arrangements for the actors funeral which will be held this weekend. Forest Lawn Mortuaries received the body on Tuesday and will be handling the private ceremony. Walker left behind a daughter, 15-year old Meadow. Fir the sake of her and the rest of the family the ceremony will be by invitation only. Amoung those invited will be close friends, family, and the co-stars of "Fast and Furious."
The fans will be allowed to grieve publicly during a global tribute being written by the writer of "Fast and Furious," after the funeral.
At the time of Walkers death he was 40 years old.