Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant died Sunday morning in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California.
The tragic death of the 41-year-old Los Angeles Lakers star and his daughter was met with shock and mourning:
TMZ has confirmed that his second-oldest daughter, Gianna “Gigi” Bryant, was also killed in the accident. She was 13 years old.
According to TMZ, the pair was traveling to the Mamba Academy in Thousand Oaks, California, for a basketball practice when the crash occurred. They were among at least five people confirmed dead in the accident, including another player and parent. Bryant’s wife, Vanessa, is not thought to be among them.
The world reacts to Kobe Bryant’s tragic death