Report: Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash

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(WEHT)- Legendary basketball player, Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash Sunday outside Los Angeles. The news was originally reported by TMZ and was later confirmed by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

Wojnarowski also reported that Bryant was with his daughter, Gianna on his way to a travel basketball game with another player and parent. There were reportedly no survivors.

Bryant played his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers before retiring in 2016. Bryant won five NBA titles, was an 18-time All Star, and won the league MVP award in 2008. This is still a developing story.

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(This story was originally published on January 26, 2020)

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