TMZ is reporting that basketball legend and Lakers all-time-great Kobe Bryant has died in a fiery helicopter crash in California.
Bryant and four others were killed in a crash whose cause has not yet been determined as the siuation is still developing.
In absolutely stunning and horrific news, NBA/LA Laker legend Kobe Bryant has been killed when his private helicopter crashed hours ago in California.
Myself and millions everywhere will still be shouting “Kobe!” as I toss garbage into a trash can.
Oh, man. He was 41 years old. pic.twitter.com/s5jzke5mBf
— Meteorologist Justin Bradford (@jbradfordwx) January 26, 2020
Kobe Bryant has been killed in a helicopter accident, @ChrisBHaynes confirms.
— Yahoo Sports (@YahooSports) January 26, 2020