The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed the cause of death of this Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin yesterday June 19, 2016. It was so shocking and devastating for this 27 years old actor passed away at
this early age.
LAPD: “A fatal traffic collision happened in Studio City. On Sunday, June 19 at 1:10 in the morning, a fatal traffic collision occurred. It was the result of the victim’s own car rolling backwards down his steep driveway, pinning him against a brick mailbox pillar and security fence,” said LAPD spokesperson Jenny Hauser. “The victim was on his way to meet his friends for rehearsal. And when he didn’t show up, his friends went to his house, where they found him deceased by his car. It appeared he had momentarily
exited his car leaving it in the driveway.”
Yelchin as Chekov in 2013’s Star Trek Into Darkness.
Many of his Star Trek co-Stars like directors J.J. Abrams and Justin Lin, posted on their social media
accounts to pay tribute to their friend Starship Enterprise comrade.