The Fast and the Furious co-star Tyrese shed tears over the tragic passing of pal Paul Walker losing his life to a car crash in Caliornia this weekend and has promised to fulfill his on-screen legacy.
Footage and photos of the singer-turned-actor letting out his emotions at the crash site have landed online.
Tyrese Gibson was overcome with grief Sunday afternoon when he showed up to the crash site where his “Fast and Furious” co-star Paul Walker died less than 24 hours before. Tyrese paid tribute to Walker during a quick stop at the Santa Clarita crash spot moments ago … the same place fans are leaving tons of flowers and various tokens in honor of Walker. Gibson is clearly falling apart while visiting the death site … and everyone around him is completely silent while he mourns. (TMZ)
Following his visit, Tyrese posted up an image of ashes from the crash site onto his Instagram page.
“I will keep your energy with me forever #AshesOfAnAngel fast family around the world we live you and we love you Paul is the heartbeat of this franchise and were gonna see to it that his energy and presence lives on forever #myhearthurtssobad,” Ty posted onto Instagram December 1. (Tyrese’s Instagram)
Details of the horrific Saturday (November 30) car wreck scattered across the ‘net on Sunday.
Actor Paul Walker, who gained fame as an undercover detective in the hugely successful “The Fast and the Furious” franchise, was killed Saturday in a car accident in Valencia, his representatives confirmed. The single vehicle crash occurred about 3:30 p.m. in the 28300 block of Rye Canyon Loop. Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley sheriff’s station and the Los Angeles County Fire Department arrived to find a vehicle engulfed in flames. Two people in the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene. (Los Angeles Times)
The late actor was reportedly in town for a charity event.
Walker was in Santa Clarita, about 30 miles north of Los Angeles, for a charity event to benefit his organization Reach Out Worldwide when the fatal accident occurred. He entered showbiz when he was just a toddler, and his career took off when he landed a supporting role in 1999’s “Varsity Blues.” Walker is best known for his role in “The Fast and the Furious” franchise, which is on its seventh film. He leaves behind a daughter, Meadow, 15. (New York Daily News)
Check out Tyrese at the crash site: