TMZ reports that the basketball legend Kobe Bryant has passed away in a helicopter crash near Calabasas, California.
''Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas...TMZ Sports has confirmed.
Kobe was traveling with at least 3 other people in his private helicopter when it went down. A fire broke out. Emergency personnel responded, but nobody on board survived. 5 people are confirmed dead. We're told Vanessa Bryant was not among those on board.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.''
The LA Sheriff’s Dept. confirmed a helicopter crash in Calabasas with no survivors.
Absolutely shocking news and prayers up for all his family.