Here’s what is known so far about the tragic helicopter crash that claimed the lives of Kobe Bryant and eight other people.
Nine people were on board the Sikorsky S76 (The helicopter they were in) when something went wrong just before Sunday the morning reportedly 10 am.
According to reports, the passengers were on their way to a basketball game when the chopper of the helicopter went down.
Per Ghpage.com’s findings on the death of Kobe Bryant, the footage shows the helicopter’s flight path shows it going from Orange County to the San Fernando Valley and then hovering over the Glendale area as it waited for clearance to travel through the Valley to Calabasas. The tracking ends at the crash site in Calabasas.
The victims were all reportedly headed to an AAU game when the crash happened. In addition to Kobe Bryant and Gianna Bryant other revealed persons were on board.
The head baseball coach at Orange Coast College John Altobelli his wife Keri Altobelli and daughter Alyssa Altobelli were also on board.
Sarah Chester and her middle school-aged daughter Payton Chester were also on board on the helicopter piloted by Ara Zobayan.
Christiana Mauser was a basketball coach at Harbor Day School in Newport Beach, where Kobe’s daughter Gianna attended school. Mauser’s husband says he and his kids are devastated.
See the pictures of the Victims:
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