Legendary NBA player Kobe Bryant has died in a California helicopter crash Sunday morning with his 13 year-old daughter Gianna. Kobe Bryant was 41.
BREAKING: Kobe Bryant Has Died In A Helicopter Crash https://t.co/42oINV9ZUU
— TMZ (@TMZ) January 26, 2020
The helicopter Bryant was flying in reportedly caught fire and crashed over Calabasas, CA. At least nine occupants died in the crash. 1 pilot and 8 passengers.
Avoid the area until further notice.
— LA County Sheriffs (@LASDHQ) January 26, 2020
Bryant led the Los Angeles Lakers to five NBA championships over a 20-year career.
Bryant and his daughter are survived by his wife, Vanessa and three daughters: Natalia, Bianka and Capri.