Kobe Bryant and 13-year-old Daughter Killed in a Helicopter Crash

News coming in reports that, the basketball legend has died from a helicopter accident that occurred on Saturday, January 26th, in Calabasas California.

The one time NBA Most Valuable Player and two-time NBA Finals MVP died alongside his daughter and at least five other people who were on board in a private helicopter. According to reports, Bryant’s regular mode of transportation is the helicopter.

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Kobe Bryant and family. PHOTO: ALBERTO E. RODRIGUEZ/GETTY

An instant investigation has already commenced ascertaining the cause of the accident.

Apart from the earlier mentioned awards, Bryant was also an Oscar award winner, a two-time NBA scoring champion and a two-time Olympic champion. This is a player of influence and his death will be a big blow to the sporting fraternity.

May his soul rest in peace.