updated press statement
9 victims total
Kobe Bryant and his daught Gianna along with the others listed below
- John Altobelli: The Orange County College (OCC) baseball coach was on board to attend the basketball game with his daughter.
- Keri Altobelli: The wife of John, she was traveling with her family.
- Alyssa Altobelli: The daughter of John, Alyssa was a teammate of Gianna Bryant at the Mamba Academy.
- Christina Mauser: An assistant girls basketball coach at a K-8 private school in Orange County.
- Sarah and Payton Chester: The mother and daughter duo were also on board.
The pilot — the 9th victim — has yet to be identified.
Breaking News out of Calabasas, Califronia this afternooon legendary Basetball player Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash with 4 other people. The plane went down around 10 a.m. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s office confirms there were no survivors in the crash on Hillside near the intersection of LAs Virgenes Road and Willow Street.
mulitple news outlets have also confirmed the death
Mr. Bryant was born August 23, 1978 he was 41 years old