NBA Legend Kobe Bryant, Daughter, Others Killed In Helicopter Crash

According to multiple news reports. NBA legend Kobe Bryant has passed away at the age of 41.  Bryant was on his way to a basketball game with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna when the crash happened. Gianna,13, also passed away in the crash. 

Initial reports claimed five people perished but the death toll was raised to nine – including the pilot – at a press conference Sunday night. Among those killed was John Altobelli, a baseball coach at Orange County College, his wife Keri and daughter Alyssa; as well as girls basketball coach Christina Mauser.

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The crash is under investigation, however it is known that at around 9:40 AM the helicopter turned south, towards a mountainous area. Five minutes later it hit the hillside.

He is survived by his wife Vanessa and their three other children. 

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