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Paul Walker Crash

The Moment Of Impact & Massive Inferno

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12/2/2013 6:07 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

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The high speed crash that killed Paul Walker and Roger Rodas caused a huge explosion and fireball that could be seen for miles ... and it was all recorded on a security camera that captured the precise moment of impact.

The footage was recorded from a rooftop camera in an industrial park next to the crash site. It shows the initial collision (on the right of the screen) which caused the Porsche to explode in flames ... moments before another, larger blast sends a fireball high into the sky.

What's also interesting -- there appears to be no other cars either immediately in front of or behind the Porsche at the time of the crash.

As we reported, police were investigating whether Rodas had been involved in a high-speed street race before the accident.

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196.

dan    

He died doing what he loved best.

268 days ago
197.

TDZdave    

The thing that annoys me the most in all of the footage shown is that not one person runs over to offer assistance, They may have been killed upon impact or may have been killed by other causes from the fire, Someone there may have been able to save both of them, but we will never know, Much like the crash involving Princess Diana, Not one person did anything other then photograph what was happening,

I'd like to believe that if that happened in Australia there would have been a whole bunch of people around that car trying to get them out of it, Dead or alive,

Aside from that, racing or not everyone needs to bare in mind that motoring is dangerous be it in a Porsche or Chevy Cobalt, or being a pedestrian, roads are deadly and everyone needs to respect them,

268 days ago
198.

Dee     

The way im thinking they died was, when paul heard the car stalling he said lets take it for a spin, so they did and when are car usually stalls you'll wanna give it some gas while driving to see what'll happen so they gave it some gas. Since it was an empty area at the time and there was a car beside them i'm guess they thought they wouldnt hit. So while gaining speed i think the steering fluid started leaking and they lost control thus making them crash. Thats the only way i could see it happening. They were both very smart and they had children so why would they want to race on a street?

But remember thats how I thought it went down

268 days ago
199.

Maria adelia Endres    

It is awful to die in this way...It is so sad that he couldn't survive...Rest in peace....

267 days ago
200.

meng    

k5tube.com

266 days ago
201.

chisaii    

Dear baby Jesus, why couldn't they have crashed into a fire hydrant? Sometimes I don't understand you lord. Why couldn't you have told the Santa Clarita city engineers to but a water source there instead of a light pole?

266 days ago
202.

Craig    

This shows nothing but the fire & smoke....

265 days ago
203.

Brisacremas     

So they are trying to say was the cars tyres being 9 yrs old and were never changed plus speed caused this no way in hell would that have caused this

155 days ago
204.

Josh    

IDK why, but there are conspiracies that Paul was killed by a missile strike. I just think it was Sabatoge.

113 days ago
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