The red Porsche Carrera GT sports car driven by Walker's
friend Roger Rodas, 38, was traveling at speeds of 80 to 93
miles per hour (129 to 150 kilometers per hour) before Rodas
lost control of the car and crashed into trees and a utility
pole in Santa Clarita, California, northwest of Los Angeles.
"Investigators determined the cause of the fatal solo-vehicle
collision was unsafe speed for the roadway conditions," Los
Angeles County Sheriff Commander Mike Parker said in a
Walker, 40, died from traumatic injuries and burns while Rodas
died of multiple traumatic injuries in the one-car crash on
November 30, the Los Angeles County coroner's office determined
Walker was in the process of filming "Fast & Furious 7" at the
time and production was halted a few days later.
No drugs or alcohol were found in the bodies of Walker and Rodas.
The investigation determined that both were wearing seatbelts,
and driver and passenger airbags had deployed.
Universal Pictures said in December that the release of the
seventh installment in the highly lucrative franchise would be
pushed back by nine months to April 2015. Walker will appear in
(Reporting by Eric Kelsey; editing by Mary Milliken and Richard
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