Did Paul Walker try to escape the blaze that killed him? Fri-06-Dec-13 10:17 Share this Paul Walker’s Autopsy was completed yesterday, dental records were required to positively identify his body. There were rumours circulating that there was footage of Paul trying to escape the blaze 23 seconds after the fire broke. The police have denied that there is any such footage and that Paul & his friend would’ve died almost instantly. You May Also Like Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .