Legendary basketball player, Kobe Bryant, has just died in a California helicopter crash.
The ugly incident took place today, Sunday, January 26.
He was alongside four others who have also been reported dead due to the unfortunate incident. The helicopter reportedly had a fire incident which led to the eventual crash.
Unfortunately, one of his daughters, Gianni aged 13 was also involved in the fatal crash.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the entire Byrant family.
He is survived by his wife and three other children.
Bryant played for two decades with the Los Angeles Lakers, winning five championships and making 18 All-Star Games before retiring after the 2016 season.