Report: Fast and Furious star dies in car crash

Hollywood actor Paul Walker, the star of The Fast and the Furious film series, has died, entertainment news agency TMZ is reporting.

The 40-year-old actor is reported to have died in a car accident in Santa Clarita, north of Los Angeles in California. Law enforcement is currently on the scene, they added.

Paul Walker attending the world premiere of The Fast and the Furious 6 in London earlier this year. Credit: Matt Crossick/Empics Entertainment

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