Autopsy: Porsche with driver Roger Rodas, passenger Paul Walker going over 100 MPH before crash

No drugs, alcohol detected in either man's system

LOS ANGELES - "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker died of the combined effects of traumatic and thermal injuries and his friend died of multiple traumatic injuries in a fiery, high-speed crash in Valencia, and toxicology tests found no drugs or alcohol in either man's system, the coroner's office announced Friday.

The 40-year-old actor was a passenger in a Porsche Carrera GT that Roger Rodas, 38, was driving in excess of 100 miles per hour when the red sports car slammed into a pole and a tree on Hercules Street at Kelly Johnson Parkway about 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 30, according to the coroner's office.

"Both deaths have been ruled by the coroner to be accidents," the office reported.

The duo took the 600-horsepower car out for a spin after attending a charity event organized by Walker's Reach Out WorldWide charity, which helps provide relief from natural disasters around the world.

The car was traveling "at an unsafe speed, approximately 100+ mph in the #1 eastbound lane on Hercules Street approaching Constitution," when "for unknown reasons," the driver lost control, according to the coroner's report.

The car partially spun around and hit a curb, then the driver's side of the Porsche struck a tree and then a light post.

"The force of those collisions caused the vehicle to spin 180 degrees and continue in an easterly direction. The passenger side of the vehicle then struck another tree and burst into flames." the report says.

Toxicology tests on Walker and Rodas showed "negative" for alcohol and "not detected" for a number of drugs, including tests for marijuana, cocaine, opiates and methamphetamine.

The autopsies were conducted on Dec. 3, and the toxicology test results were deferred until Friday.

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