» Paul Walker's Father Sues Porsche For Son's Death, Says Car Lacked Safety Measure
Paul Walker's Father Sues Porsche For Son's Death, Says Car Lacked Safety Measure
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Paul Walker's father Paul William Walker III, on Wednesday
November 25, 2015, filed a lawsuit suing the German car maker
Porsche for his son's death in 2013. The 'Fast & Furious' actor
died two years ago in a car accident in California.
The actor was on a break from making the 'Furious 7' movie when
the incident occurred. His car Porsche Carrera GT was driven by his
friend Roger Rodas, while Paul was seated in the passenger's seat.
Both men were lost in the accident.
According to the reports, driver Roger lost control over the car
and crashed into three trees. The car burst into flames after the
crash and was burned down. Paul's father is claiming that the car
lacked safety measure which could have saved his son and the
The lawsuit filed by William Walker claims a wrongful and
negligence death of his son. He says the car had a history of
instability and control issues. Similar issues have been raised by
Paul's widowed wife and daughter Meadow Walker.
But company responded to Meadow Walker's lawsuit saying that
"Porsche Carrera GT had been altered and improperly maintained and
those factors contributed to the deaths of Walker and Rodas," it
added, "knowingly and voluntarily assumed all risk".