Paul Walker, star of The Fast & The Furious movie franchise, was killed in a car accident Saturday afternoon. He was 40 years old.

Walker was in L.A. for the charity event for his organization “Reach Out Worldwide”. He left the event with a friend who was the driver and was also killed. His name has not yet been released. L.A. Fire Department responded to the scene and found both victims in a fire-engulfed car. They were both pronounced dead at the scene.

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Walker was most notably famous for his role as Brian O’Conner in The Fast & the Furious films. The 7th installment of the film franchise is in production. Hi breakout role was that of Jared in the 2005 film Into the Blue costarring Jessica Alba.

Paul Walker leaves behind his daughter Meadow Rain who turned 4 on Nov 4th.