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Paul Walker’s final moments before fatal ride | Celebrities pay tribute to the actor

2Few minutes before Fast & Furious actor Paul Walker died in a car accident yesterday, he posed next to the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that exploded on impact in the deadly accident. TMZ reports that this picture above was taken just 30 minutes before the accident.

Paul had put together a car show charity event in Santa Clarita, CA. through his ReachOut Worldwide organization, to support typhoon relief efforts in the Philippines and was leaving the event in the red Porsche car when his friend lost control and slammed into a tree. The car exploded on impact. The police say speed was a factor. See more photos after the cut…

6Paul with the driver of the car, Roger Rodas

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5Celebrities took to social media to express their grief over the accident:

Tyrese: My heart is hurting so bad no one can make me believe this is real Father God I pray that you send clarity over this cause I just don’t understand My heart hurts it’s broken no one can convince me that this is real…. Prayer warriors please pray real hard for his only child, his daughter and family…#HeartOfAnAngel13YrsFamilyForeverWeJustCelebreatedYour40thBirthday….. My God… My God… I can’t believe I’m writing this

The Rock: All my strength, love & faith to the Walker family during this heartbreaking time. We find our strength.. in his light. Love you brother.

Jessica Alba: #RIPPaulWalker -he was a lovely person -so sweet and grounded. My heart goes out to his family

Ludacris: Your humble spirit was felt from the start, wherever you blessed your presence you always left a mark, we were like brothers & our birthdays are only 1 day apart, now You will forever hold a place in all of our hearts@paulwalker legacy will live on forever. R.I.P.

Ali Larter: So shocked and saddened to hear about the tragic loss of Paul Walker. My love to his family

Snooki: IS THIS TRUE ABOUT PAUL WALKER?! I’m in tears

Mario Lopez: RIP Paul Walker.. Eerie that the star of The Fast & The Furious died in a car accident.. God Bless his daughter

Zoe Saldana: A very sad day indeed. R.I.P. Paul Walker. Our prayers are with you and your family.’

Liam Neeson: Just heard about Paul Walker… Very sad tragic car accident. My heart goes out to his friends and family. Love. #RIPPaulWalker

Neil Patrick Harris: Such sad news about Paul Walker! It’s so tragic and crazy how things can just end so suddenly. My condolences to his family.

Lance Bass: So so sad about Paul Walker : (

Kevin McHale: So sad to hear about Paul Walker. So young. Can’t believe it.

Trevor Donovan: #RIP Paul Walker …. One of the nicest, most down to earth guys in the business. Glad I had the honor of know & work with such person

Samantha Giancola: I am heartbroken. RIP #PaulWalker

Tyler Shields: Paul Walker was such a nice guy so sad he died but at least he died doing what he loved and he went out on top sorry to see him go!

Katie Cassidy: So sad, Paul Walker…. He will always be remembered

Eli Roth: RIP Paul Walker. Never met him but my Hostel team had just made Running Scared and everyone loved him. Condolences to his family.

Jake Pavelka: Damn! This has been a tough year! Paul Walker. Praying for his family.

Kat Dennings: Paul Walker???? Oh my god. This is heartbreaking

LeAnn Rimes: What horrible news #PaulWalker prayers go out to his family. You just never know…. Cherish each breath, it’s a gift

Alison Sweeney: Thoughts & prayers out to @RealPaulWalker ‘s family. What a tragedy. #RIP

Jesse Metcalfe: My thoughts and prayers go out to the friends and family of #PaulWalker. What a shocking tragedy! Life is so fragile. #Humbled

Brandi Glanville: RIP the hottest guy ever Paul Walker – Im crying

Adam Shankman: #rippaulwalker i was blessed to call you friend and a beautiful light in the world just went out. i love you paul

Mark-Paul Gosselaar: RIP Paul Walker. My thoughts are with you and your family.

Michael B. Jordan: Man life is so short. People you care about can be here one min and gone the next Don’t take life for granted RIP Paul Walker

Courtney Stodden: I’m so sad about the sudden passing of Paul Walker. My thoughts & prayers go out to his loved ones…

Mena Suvari: RIP Paul Walker. Your life ended too suddenly. You will always be remembered and cherished. May you rest in peace and continue to watch over the ones you love

Liam McIntyre: I’m speechless. Too young. Rest in Peace

Carson Daly: Sick about the tragic loss of #PaulWalker. I enjoyed our time together very much. Such a really nice guy. Prayers to his family and friends.

Sarah Michelle Gellar: @RealPaulWalker May he be in peace. To his family you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jenna Dewan-Tatum: Just heard the awful news about Paul Walker…so so sad. I’ve always heard such nice things about him. Prayers to his family 😦

Teresa Palmer: I was so shocked to hear about @RealPaulWalker’s death. I have been a fan since his #Varsityblues days. Sending love to his daughter.

Olivia Wilde: Heavy heavy heart tonight. Paul Walker was a genuinely good, sweet, kind, laid back, loving person. Sending much love to his family.

Lucy Hale: Really hard to find words to say when someone passes too soon. Very heartbreaking about Paul Walker. Sending prayers to his loved ones. RIP.

Seth Green: Shocked & sad to hear about Paul Walker. Met him several times over the years- a hard worker & always kind. Prayers & love to his family.

Sarah Hyland: Shocked and saddened by the tragic death of #PaulWalker It’s really hard to believe. My thoughts are with his friends and family. RIP

Nick Cannon: Rest in Peace to a true light, Paul Walker. To be absent from the body is to be present with The Lord

Ashley Tisdale: So sad about Paul Walker. May he rest in peace and join the Angels above. A truly beautiful person in work and helping others.

Nick Lachey: Though I didn’t know him well, I did know Paul Walker to be one of the good guys. Obviously, he has been taken from us way too young. #RIP

James Vanderbeek: Thoughts and prayers tonight are with Paul Walker’s friends and family, especially his little girl. So sad. Very heavy heart tonight.

Bret Michaels: My thoughts, prayers and deepest condolences go out to the family of #PaulWalker from The Fast & Furious.

Soleil Moon Frye: RIP Paul Walker. Sending our love and prayers to your loved ones

Paris Hilton: Just heard the horrible news about Paul Walker. So sad & shocked to hear this. 😦 My heart goes out to his friends & family. #RIPPaulWalker

 

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  1. Yemie

     /  December 1, 2013

    Its really eerie that he died in a car accident according to Mario Lopez. I can’t help feeling that he was jinxed having been the star of the Fast n Furious franchise, but that’s just me spewing rubbish cos its a real disheartening news. RIP Paul Walker. How can a person be sooo hot and kind, humble and grounded. A rare gem’s gone way too soon. *sighs deeply*.

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  2. nik

     /  December 2, 2013

    funny how no one called him paul, everyone using paul walker .
    irony of life why couldnt he just die another way other than a crash beyond repair * still have goose bumps all over*. RIP paul

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    • Yemie

       /  December 2, 2013

      @Nik. He died in the worst way imaginable, beyond identification. You’d expect that a person with such glowing tributes will have a blissful and peaceful end but as you pointed out, the irony of life.

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