'Speed' main factor in Paul Walker car crash

Melbourne, December 2 : Police have said that speed was the main factor in the tragic car accident that Paul Walker died in.

The 40-year-old star, who was traveling in a red Porsche with his friend Roger Rodas, reportedly crashed into a lamp post and burst into flames killing both of them, reported.

Sheriff's deputy Peter Gomez have said that investigators are still trying to find out how fast the car was traveling and how it went out of control.

Gomez said that investigations are still on whether the driver was distracted or something in the road prompted him to swerve.

After the Porsche crashed into a light pole and tree, it burst into flames, and the downed light pole had a speed limit sign of 45 mph (73 kph).

Walker, who had been attending a charity event for his organisation 'Reach Out Worldwide', was in the passenger seat of the car.

--ANI (Posted on 02-12-2013)

world-news headlines

Snowden takes up post of Glasgow University rector

South Korean ferry mishap: Death toll crosses 150

BBC's Top Gear apologises for racist remark

Klopp, Guardiola not interested in Manchester United job

Obama arrives in Japan on four-nation Asian trip

China developing Linux-based OS after Windows XP shutdown

Bangladesh building victims need help: rights group

Barcelona transfer ban on hold

Kim Jong-un sending three experts to France to learn art of making his favourite cheese

Soon, 'teardrop' shaped pedal-bike that will let you zip at 90mph!

Reddit bans usage of controversial words

Single currency notes infested with over 3,000 types of bacteria

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014


Your e-mail:

Your Full Name:

Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box


Back to Top