Monday, 20 June 2016

'Star Trek' Actor 27-Old Anton Yelchin Dies In Car Crash

'Star Trek' Actor 27-Old Anton Yelchin Dies In Car Crash. Anton Yelchin, best known for new 'Star Trek' films playing Chekov. Reported by the People magazine "The actor, who also appeared in 'Terminator Salvation', died early Sunday morning in a 'fatal traffic collision,'"

Anton Yelchin family requested respect their privacy at this time. According to the Medical Examiner's Office of Los Angeles County, the actor Yelchin's body was found pinned between a car and a gate at a home in Studio City, California. He was on his way to meet his friends for rehearsal and when he didn't respond, his friends went to check on him.

Anton Yelchin was pronounced dead at 1:10 am local time on Sunday. Yelchin upcoming 'Star Trek Beyond', which is set to release on big screen July 22. The film's studio, Paramount Pictures, released a statement on Yelchin's death. "All of us at Paramount join the world in mourning the untimely passing of Anton Yelchin. As a member of the 'Star Trek' family, he was beloved by so many and he will missed by all. We share our deepest condolences with his mother, father and family," the statement read.