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Paul Walker Memorial Draws Thousands In California

An impromptu memorial started through social media drew thousands to the spot where the actor and his friend died in a car crash on Nov. 30.

1. Mourners began arriving in the early morning to the spot in a suburb of Los Angeles where Walker died in a crash.

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2. At the site of the single-vehicle car crash in Santa Clarita, fans left flowers, candles, and stuffed animals.

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AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu

5. A plane towed an R.I.P. sign in the sky over the unofficial memorial for Paul Walker in Santa Clarita, California.

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6. Crowds continued to gather throughout the day.

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7. During the memorial fans left messages on a giant poster for Walker and Roger Rodas, who was driving the car when it crashed.

AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu

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AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu

 

9. By the end of the day, thousands of friends, fans, and car enthusiasts stopped by to remember Walker and Rodas.

AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu

10. Families with children dropped by too.

AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu
AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu

12. Many arrived in high-performance cars and the event was expected to end Sunday evening with a car ride through the area.

AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu

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