Bruce Jenner — Car Crash Photos Could Create Problems for Jenner

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The photographs taken immediately before and during the Bruce Jenner accident have triggered a new theory … that the Lexus may not have hit the Prius in front of her, and that he may have struck both cars.

We have 9 photos taken by an independent photog — not TMZ.

The key to the sequence is determining if the Lexus Bruce struck had first hit the Prius in front of her. If the Lexus driver was following too closely and struck the Prius first, Bruce would just be part of the chain reaction and prosecution would be unlikely.

Check out the pics closely

1.  Bruce is cruising up Pacific Coast Highway. Cops believe he was within the 50 MPH speed limit.

2.  Bruce passes a car. Notice the telephone pole.

3.  The telephone pole is behind Bruce’s trailer.

4.  The car continues moving, and you see Bruce holding a cigarette, seemingly unaware traffic in front of him is either moving very slowly or stopped completely.

5.  The Lexus comes into view. Law enforcement tells us they believe at around this time Bruce sees he’s going too fast and slams on his brakes.

6.  Bruce closes in on the Lexus, which is traveling in a straight line. 

7.  Bruce hits the Lexus. Upon impact you see the Lexus veer left. Cops say that’s because Bruce veered right and struck the Lexus on the right, causing it to ricochet to the left.

8. You see the movement of the Lexus. You see just about half of the front of the car. Cops say because the car was in a straight line before Bruce hit it, if the Lexus had first hit the Prius there would have been roughly the same damage on the right and left front. But there’s no evidence of damage.

9. The Lexus continues to veer left into oncoming traffic, where it was struck by the Hummer, killing the Lexus driver.

0211_PRIUS-SMALL_splashLaw enforcement sources say one of the operating theories is that the Prius was stopped behind cars for the light which had turned green and traffic started moving slowly when Bruce hit the Lexus. When the Lexus cleared his lane the momentum kept his car going forward, crashing into the Prius.

There are witnesses who claim the Lexus struck the Prius first and witnesses vary in terms of how many collisions they heard.  

The lawyer for the Prius driver tells TMZ … there’s an imprint of Bruce’s license plate in the Prius. The problem with that claim — check out Bruce’s SUV before the crash … NO FRONT LICENSE PLATE. 

The cars are all in the Sheriff’s Dept. impound lot.

If Bruce is the only one who struck both the Lexus and then the Prius, it would make prosecution for vehicular manslaughter more likely, if authorities determined he was following too closely.

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6:15 AM PT — The lawyer for the Prius driver just contacted us again, and now says the emblem on Bruce’s SUV — not the phantom license plate — is imprinted in the back of the Prius.


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Paul Walker — Death Vigil Grows … Hundreds of People Visit Fatal Crash Scene

1202-paul-walker-tribute-PCN-02Paul Walker fans have been heading to Valencia, CA in droves … building out a massive vigil for the actor on the spot where he died.

Fans began to gather literally hours after the fatal crash on Saturday evening … and by Sunday night, the memorial had grown exponentially … with hundreds of flowers, candles, photos trinkets and letters.

As we previously reported, Walker’s “Fast and the Furious” co-star Tyrese Gibson visited the crash scene yesterday … and broke down crying when he arrived.


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Paul Walker Crash — Cops Investigating Possible Street Race

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Cops are investigating the possibility that Paul Walker was in the middle of a high-speed street race with another car at the time he crashed and died this weekend … TMZ has learned.

Law enforcement sources tell us … investigators have received tips that Walker and the man driving the Porsche, Roger Rodas, had been racing prior to the crash … and the high speed may have contributed to the wreck that killed both men.

Sources say … the area where the crash occurred has a history of being a popular street racing location.

We’re told cops are on the hunt for video and witnesses that could prove another car was involved.

Story developing …


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Paul Walker Crash — Cops Wrestled Friend Away from Burning Car [Photos]

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This is the dramatic moment when a cop had to physically wrestle one of Paul Walker‘s friends away from the crash scene … seconds after it became clear Paul could not be saved.

TMZ broke the story … Paul’s friends rushed to the scene — one even grabbed a fire extinguisher and desperately tried to extinguish the flames.

When the fire dept. arrived they tried to pull Paul’s friends away. One of Paul’s longtime friends, a guy named Nute, was so overwrought with emotion, he punched a firefighter. We’re told Sheriff’s deputies put Nute — and several other of Paul’s friends — in custody, but let them go when they realized the circumstances.

Cops now believe Paul and the driver of the Porsche may have been in a street race with another car at the time of the crash and are looking for footage and witnesses.

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Paul Walker Dead — ‘Fast and The Furious’ Star Dies in Fiery Car Crash

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Paul Walker — best known for his role in “The Fast and the Furious” movies — died Saturday afternoon after a single-car accident and explosion in Southern California … TMZ has learned.

The accident happened in Santa Clarita — north of Los Angeles — and according to multiple sources connected to Paul … the actor was in a Porsche when the driver somehow lost control and slammed into a post or a tree … and then the car burst into flames.

We’re told Paul and another person in the car were killed. Law enforcement is still on the scene, and we’re told the L.A. County Coroner’s Office is on the way.

1130_paul_walker_accident_scene_twitterAt this point, it’s unclear what caused the accident, or who was behind the wheel when it happened.

Paul was 40 years old.

Sources close to Paul tell us he was in Santa Clarita for a car show to support the Philippines typhoon relief effort, and had been taking friends out for rides in his new Porsche GT. The accident happened during one of those test spins.

Story developing

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