The national transportation safety board unveiled preliminary findings into kobe bryant s crash. The helicopter crash also killed four others.
Nba legend kobe bryant dies in helicopter crash an enormous crowd of people grieving the death of nba star kobe bryant is gathering at the staples center in los angeles.
Kobe bryant helicopter crash news. Kobe bryant and his daughter gianna may have survived the initial impact during their january helicopter crash according to the wrongful death suit filed by vanessa bryant. Us basketball legend kobe bryant and his daughter gianna were among nine people killed in a helicopter crash in the city of calabasas california. Legendary laker kobe bryant died after the helicopter he was in crashed on a hillside in the calabasas area on jan.
This image taken from video on monday jan. Investigators said kobe bryant s helicopter banked left and abruptly descended at speeds of up to 5 000 feet per minute in its final 12 seconds when it crashed into the calabasas hillside killing. The national transportation safety board will start looking.
Days barely passed since the world learned kobe and daughter gianna gigi maria onore bryant and seven others died in a fatal helicopter crash. Nbc news confirms that famed basketball player kobe bryant has died in a helicopter crash in the los angeles area. 27 2020 and provided by the national transportation safety board shows part of the wreckage of a helicopter crash near calabasas calif.
Ktla 5 news in los angeles had live coverage of the breaking. An emergency ordinance has been issued for the crash site of the helicopter crash that killed kobe bryant and eight others los angeles county sheriff alex villanueva said in a news conference today. Bryant 41 and gianna 13 were travelling in a.
Details continue to emerge about the helicopter crash that killed nba legend kobe bryant his 13 year old daughter gianna and seven others in california on sunday. Experts questioned why the. In the moments since new information about the.
Nbc sports host mike tirico.