While in Santa Clara, California, for a charity event, Paul Walker was confirmed to have been killed in a single car accident late this afternoon. Walker, 40, was the passenger of an unknown driver, when the driver lost control of the car and collided with a tree. Walker's rep confirmed to TMZ that the actor indeed passed away.
The car hit the tree and exploded. Walker left behind a daughter, 15 year old Meadow who had recently moved in with her father. Walker was in the middle of shooting for the upcoming film Fast and the Furious 7.