On November 30, 2013, at approximately 3:30 PM ( PST ), Walker and a friend, identified as Roger Rodas by organizers for Walker's charity, Reach Out Worldwide (for victims of Typhoon Haiyan), left one of its events. Shortly after leaving in Rodas' red Porsche Carrera GT, the driver lost control and crashed into a light pole and tree in Valencia, Santa Clarita, California and the vehicle burst into flames.
Looking back into his career, he became well known in 1999 after his role in the hit film Varsity Blues. However, he is perhaps best known for starring as Brian O'Conner in
The Fast and the Furious film series. He also starred alongside Chris Brown and T.I. In Takers. He has been involved in alot of movies.