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Paul Walker

Autopsy Report

Horrifying Injuries

1/3/2014 1:15 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Paul Walker's entire body was charred through the skin it was burned so badly ... this according to the autopsy ... burned so bad none of his organs were suitable for donation.

According to the report ... obtained by TMZ ... Walker's body was laying supine in the passenger seat in a "pugilistic stance" -- that's a defensive position, as if he were bracing himself for impact.

He had multiple fractures throughout his body, including his jaw, collarbone, and left upper arm.  There were also various ribs and pelvic fractures.

The report concludes Walker died from "combined effects of traumatic and thermal injuries" sustained from the Nov. 30 crash in Santa Clarita, CA.

According to the report, the L.A. County Coroner is preserving portions of Paul's organs in a jar -- sources tell us tissues are kept for a certain period of time in case of lawsuits.

Roger Rodas -- the driver -- suffered major head trauma with the top portion of his skull fractured and his brain exposed.

No alcohol or drug traces were found in either body.

The report also says there was "scant soot in Walker's trachea" -- suggesting he took a few breaths after impact.  Sources close to the investigation, however, tell TMZ, they believe both men died almost immediately.

And the report goes on ... Paul had 14% carbon monoxide saturation in his blood stream ... the normal level is 2%.  Roger had 10%.

According to the report ... after impact the car spun 180 degrees, struck a tree and nearly tore in half before exploding in flames.

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pepperpatch23    

OK. If your going to bitch about what TMZ posts wouldn't it be simpler not to go to TMZ and READ what they post? Their job is to report the most current stories. Paul Walker is the most current story. TMZ is a gossip rag no question but they are the most accurate rag I've read!

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They have more respect than any of the others which I'm sure is why a lot of the starts do Exclusives with them. If your gonna bitch about em...GET OFF THE SITE than you won't have nothing to bitch about!

202 days ago
62.

Yvonne    

I know it's horrifying and I'm back in tears by reading this, but are we going to see the full report, like we did with MJ and Whitney?

202 days ago
63.

1luv    

I would rather read another paid story about Kim and her klan than to read about another person's death. Not cool TMZ.

202 days ago
64.

Bubbles The Chimp    

Did anyone expect anything different. You don't make movies about driving fast and really think the guy and friend were not driving fast. All of the excuses people made for them were useless. At least they killed themselves instead of innocents,

202 days ago
65.

ProudMexicanAmericanWoman    

Let this man RIP already..hes in a better place now so TMZ stfu

202 days ago
66.

BlackIvy    

Get popular on IG @ instafamous.co

202 days ago
67.

She's baaaack    

You idiots at TMZ were probably doing a double circle jerk when you got a copy of the autopsies.

202 days ago
68.

Andreinac13    

Sad.

202 days ago
69.

Eric Cartman    

Autopsy reports confirm the rumor are true, Paul walker had a severe dandruff problem.

They found his Head & Shoulders on the dashboard.

202 days ago
70.

bbwlover1969    

You d-bags love rubbing your dirty little noses in all the sordid details dontchya?

202 days ago
71.

ihavearighttomyopinion    

I don't know why we had to see this information.
It in no way educated or enhanced anyone's life.
Seems TMZ will do anything to get publicity!

202 days ago
72.

Cookie35    

He died in a fire after he got in a bad car accident.. Of course he's injuries r going to be bad...

202 days ago
73.

NoDoubtfan     

I don't get it people... It's a autopsy report. Not a tmz autopsy report. Stop being so immature about it

202 days ago
74.

Kelly    

You all sound like Chris Crocker. "Leave 'Paul' alone!!!!!!!!"

202 days ago
75.

F.M.O    

Ok! No more.

202 days ago
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