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Paul Walker's Fast And Furious Co-Star Tyrese Gibson Breaks Down As He Visits Crash Site

Walker died in a car crash on Saturday


Paul Walker's friend and Fast and Furious co-star Tyrese Gibson visited the crash site where the actor died in a car crash on Saturday, with the R&B star breaking down as he laid flowers at the scene.

40-year-old Walker died on Saturday afternoon in a Los Angeles car crash after a Porsche driven by his friend Roger Rodas hit a lamppost and burst into flames.

Mr Rodas, who was Walker's financial adviser as well as owning a custom car shop with the actor, also died in the crash.

Tyrese Gibson breaks down at the crash site where his friend and Fast and Furious co-star Paul Walked died on Saturday (AKM-GSI)

Tyrese made the journey to the site of the accident in Santa Clarita on Sunday to see the many tributes left to the popular actor. Dressed in black, the star broke down as he spoke with fans and laid his own flowers at the scene.

The two were close friends as well as starring in 2003 sequel 2 Fast 2 Furious, where Tyrese played Roman Pearce opposite Walker's character Brian O'Connor.

Tyrese posted an emotional tribute to his friend in the hours after the news broke of the crash, writing on Facebook:


Tyrese was surrounded by tearful fans as he laid his tribute among the many others (AKM-GSI)

"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… #HeartOfAnAngel13YrsFamilyForever."

The star added to his poignant post on Monday with an Instagram photo, as he revealed 2 Fast 2 Furious' director John Singleton had arrived to comfort him and talk through their shared memories of Paul:

"My friend and mentor John rushed to my home to be my side and we sat up for hours to just talk about Paul's good heart a lot of wild moments and laughter from the set of 2Fast 2Furious...." Tyrese wrote.

Tyrese and Paul starred in the 2003 movie 2 Fast 2 Furious (WENN)

"It was Only my second movie after Baby Boy and John directed BOTH... Hahahahaaaaaa!!! It was John's idea to have Roman eating in every scene!!!! #2FastFamily I remember the day I had that line "Hey man you got Sumthin to eat up in there we hungry".. Me and PW couldn't stop laughing and could probably only use one take.....:: I still can't sleep but I'm starting to find my smile again... We love you!"

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