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It has been revealed that a total of 9 people died within the helicopter crash that claimed the cause the death of Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter

Kobe's private Sikorsky S-76 crashed into a hillside in Calabasas, California, near the house of Kourtney Kardashian.


The helicopter immediately caught fire after it came down at around 10am on Sunday morning, January 26. All onboard died.

According to flight data the aircraft seemed to get into trouble above the LA Zoo where it circled at a really low altitude and air traffic control audio suggests conditions were worsening within the run up to the crash.
It has been revealed that a total of 9 people died within the helicopter crash that claimed the cause the death of Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter

Initial reports claimed five people had been killed, but the death reports was raised to nine. The dead include Kobe, 41, his daughter Gianna, 13, the pilot, named as Ara Zobayan, John Altobelli - a baseball manager at Orange County College -, his wife Keri and daughter Alyssa. Girls basketball manager Christina Mauser was also killed in crash.


The occupants of the ill-fated chopper were said to have been headed to Mamba Academy - which Kobe Bryant founded - in Thousand Oaks for a youth tournament involving Kobe's daughter Gigi and her teammate Alyssa.


The deaths came as a shock and therefore the world remains reeling from it, with the general public has taking to social media to pay tributes and express their pain at the loss.

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