Just days after a tragic car accident that killed , "Wheel of Fortune" featured a puzzle with the answer "The Fast and the Furious" in a Monday, December 2 episode. Realizing that it might be deemed insensitive to those who are still mourning the actor's death, the show has explained the Walker-related puzzle.
On its official Twitter page, the show posted, "The show that included the puzzle 'The Fast and The Furious' was taped on 10/4/13. It's an unfortunate coincidence that it aired tonight." The show offered their condolences, adding, "The hearts of everyone at Wheel of Fortune go out to the family, friends & fans of Paul Walker."