By Joseph Martinez -
Actor Paul Walker was found dead after a car crash in Valencia Saturday afternoon, his rep confirms to On The Red Carpet.
According to TMZ, Walker reportedly was in a Porsche when the unidentified driver lost control and slammed the vehicle into a tree. The car burst into flames at the scene. The accident occurred in Santa Clarita, just outside of Los Angeles.
Patrol deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station responded to that location around 3:30 p.m. and found a vehicle engulfed in flames. Los Angeles County firefighters arrived, extinguished the fire and found both deceased victims inside the vehicle, sheriff's officials said.
The coroner's office will determine the victims' cause of death.
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