Paul Walker: Video Shows Car Engulfed in Flames After Deadly Crash

Paul Walker Video Shows Car Engulfed

A video taken moments after a car crash that killed “Fast and Furious” actor Paul Walker and another man shows their red Porsche in flames along a quiet street in Santa Clarita.

Walker was apparently the passenger in the Porsche, which killed the actor and business partner Roger Rodas, soon after the duo attended a local charity event.

Sheriff’s officials said speed may have been a factor in the single-car crash.

SEE ALSO: Coroner’s Investigation Could Take 2-3 More Days

The video, posted to YouTube, shows the red Porsche Carrera GT engulfed in flames with debris scattered on the road.

“The car is in half. I can’t tell if there is someone in there,” one person on the video is heard saying.

“Yes, there is someone in there,” a voice later confirms in the one-minute video.

The single-vehicle crash occurred around 3:30 p.m. on Saturday in the 28300 block of Rye Canyon Loop.

SEE ALSO: ‘Fast & Furious’ Co-Stars Stunned by Actor’s Death

Walker, from Glendale, CA, had been expected to return to Atlanta next week to begin filming the seventh installment in the “Fast & Furious” franchise.

“Paul was truly one of the most beloved and respected members of our studio family for 14 years,” Universal Pictures said in a statement. “We send our deepest and most sincere condolences to Paul’s family.”

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  1. wesley nuice says:

    Our family hearts go out to his family and friends but most of all to his daughter I know.he’s gone but your daddy is with he’s now and angle always remember what he steeled in you carry him close to your heart for he now has those angle wings around you

  2. Angela Franklin says:

    I am so sorry for the lost of a terrific person he will be surely and truly missed. I was such a big fan of Paul Walker since he was in joy ride. I will miss him dearly! I stay in Atlanta, Ga. it will not be the same without him in the Fast and Furious.

    Ms. Angela Franklin

  3. Yvonne says:

    I’m so very sad and heart broken. He really looked to be a down to earth person. His fame never went to his head. You will be missed and be remembered always. To his family words can’t express your loss.
    Let’s all celebrate his life and the joy he brought to so many around the world.

  4. elsmari says:

    … The movies won’t be ike they was without you..!!

  5. we are Deepest condelenaec .Family nenber, near & dear

  6. shiela says:

    Till this time I can’t recover my self I love him from my heart and all Filipinos as well. You are Hero in our nation and the rest.
    REST IN PEACE God be with you…AMEN

  7. Lovkesh panpaliya says:

    This is from india….
    World lost an angel which is in now heavan………
    U will remenber in are heart n prays…..

  8. adeline says:

    My prays go out to Paul walker family it so sad a woundful acter and man had to lose.life at a young age rip Paul all your fans will miss and we will never forget you you will always be in are heart and in are pray

  9. Loved watching you on Guiding Light years ago, you will be missed, your fan.

  10. Bubba Vaughn 181 says:

    I would like to send out my prayers to walker&rodas and there family’s I will miss y’all to death I will pay you a vist one day! But Untill God calls me to come home I will keep your family’s in my prayers love y’all.

  11. heather lyn says:

    My deepest sympathy and prayers go out to the Walker&Rodas family..Paul you will be missed by many as i was one of you many fans :-) May God give you peace through this horrific tragedy and God Bless you all.

  12. Jaden rahaman says:

    #rest in peace paul from your dowg in Trinidad jaden rahaman wish I cud be at your funeral

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