'Star Trek' Actor Anton Yelchin Dead at 27 Following Freak Car Accident

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Actor Anton Yelchin, best known for his roles in “Star Trek” and “Alpha Dog,” was killed early Sunday morning after getting pinned by his own car.

via TMZ:

Yelchin’s friends became alarmed because he was supposed to meet them hours earlier for a rehearsal. They went to his San Fernando Valley home at around 1 AM and found him pinned between his car and a brick mailbox, which was attached to a security gate.

Law enforcement tells us the engine was running when his body was discovered, and the car was in neutral. The driveway was on a fairly steep incline. It’s unclear why he got out of the car.

Cops do not suspect foul play.

Yelchin was 27.

So sad.

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