First responders gather evidence near the wreckage of a Porsche sports car that crashed into a light pole on Hercules Street near Kelly Johnson Parkway in Valencia on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013. A publicist for actor Paul Walker says the star of the "Fast & Furious" movie series has died in a car crash north of Los Angeles. He was 40. Ame Van Iden says Walker died Saturday afternoon. No further details were released.
The car "Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker was riding in traveled at about 100 miles per hour before it crashed, killing Walker and driver Roger Rodas, according to a coroner's report.
The findings, reported by L.A.'s NBC station, Channel 4, along with other media outlets, indicate that the driver lost control of the high-performance Porsche Carrera GT "for unknown reasons," and says the car was going at the "unsafe speed of 100+."
The investigative report also concluded that "the vehicle struck a sidewalk and the driver's side struck a tree, then the light post...the force of the impacts caused the car to spin 180 degrees and the passenger's side struck a tree befor the car burned."