By Fio Borrelli
Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer
The Fast and Furious movie franchise has gone through their fair share of rappers over the years. However, Paul Walker has remained one constant in every film, known for his role as Brian on the film franchise. Social media has been all over Paul Walker today, as his death was reported by major media outlets.
Apparently, Paul Walker was in Los Angeles on Friday and he took his Porsche for a spin while he was in town. According to the report, Paul Walker and an unnamed friend were driving in Los Angeles when he lost control of the vehicle. The car ended up crashing into a tree and exploding.
For a brief while, there were rumors of Paul Walker’s death being some type of internet hoax. The news was a bit of relief for the public, but then reality officially set in. A post from Paul Walker’s Facebook that syndicated to his Twitter confirmed that the actor is dead today at forty years old.
Read the statement from Paul Walker’s team below:
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