Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash

According to a report by TMZ and confirmed by ESPN Senior NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski, Kobe Bryant has passed away in a helicopter accident today in Calabasas, California. Bryant was 41-years old.

Bryant is one of five people killed in the accident. The names of the other victims of this tragedy have not been released at this time.

Bryant, a five-time NBA champion and fourth all-time leading scorer, is survived by his wife Vanessa, and his three daughters, Natalia, Capri, and Bianka,


Bryant’s daughter Gigi (13) was on the helicopter with her father and perished in the accident.