UPDATE+***** TMZ is reporting that Bryant's 13 year old daughter Gianna was also killed in the crash.

 

Kobe Bryant, future NBA Hall of Famer, all passengers and pilot aboard have reportedly died in helicopter crash.

TMZ.com reports that Kobe Bryant and seven passengers were on board Bryant's private helicopter when it went down earlier today (01/26/2020).

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Reports are that Bryant's wife Vanessa Bryant was not among those on board,

Bryant and his wife have four daughters, Gianna, Natalia and Bianca and their newborn baby Capri.