The tragic news over the weekend of the death of Paul Walker, 40, in a single-car accident in Santa Clarita.
Walker was best known for his work as the Fast and the Furious francise as Brian O’Connor.
The actor was a passenger in Roger Rodas, CEO of Always Evolving Porsche when it has lost control and hit both a tree and light pole and exploded. The accident has occured after left an event for Walker’s charity Reach Out Worldwide for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
His rep has also confirmed that, and posted: “It is with a truly heavy heart that we must confirm that Paul Walker passed away today in a tragic car accident while attending a charity event for his organization Reach 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 saddened beyond 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 condolences. – #TeamPW”
He leaves behind his daugther Meadow, 15, who has recently moved to California to spend more time with her father and long-term partner Jasmine Pilchard-Gosnell