Kobe Bryant death – live updates: Reports emerge of dangerous fog during helicopter crash as all nine victims named
Bryant, 41, was traveling with his 13-year-old daughter to his youth basketball academy when they and seven other people perished in the crash.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department confirm nine passengers are believed to have been killed in the crash.
Fans and fellow players are mourning the sudden death of American basketball star Kobe Bryant. The retired LA Lakers player was traveling on a private helicopter with his teenage daughter Gianna and seven others, when it went down near Los Angeles on Sunday morning. Investigators are trying to determine what caused the crash. His death has triggered an outpouring of grief around the world.
Live Updates: Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash
Kobe Bryant, a five-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers who is considered one of the greatest basketball players of all-time, died in a helicopter crash in Los Angeles on Sunday, the City of Calabasas said. He was 41