NBA star Kobe Bryant and his lovely daughter dead in helicopter crash
American professional basketball player Kobe Bean Bryant and his lovely daughter Gianna and other nine people who was killed through the helicopter crash in the city of Calabasas, California.
Bryant, 41, and his daughter Gianna Maria, 13, was travelling in a private helicopter when it came down and burst into flames.
It is believed they were on their way to the Mamba Academy for a basketball practice when the crash occurred in Calabasas, near central Los Angeles.
The cause of the crash is said to be under investigation. According to eye witness report, the helicopter’s engine could be heard sputtering before it went crashed.
His wife Vanessa is not believed to have been involved in the accident.
The pair share three other daughters, Natalia and Bianca and their newborn Capri.
Bryant up until his death, was the winner of 5 NBA championships and 18 All-Star titles before he retired in 2016.