Gianna, the daughter of deceased basketball player, Kobe Bryant was allegedly involved in the helicopter crash that killed her father.
TMZ reports that Bryant’s wife and mother of his four kids, Vanessa, was not among those aboard the chopper but his 13-year-old daughter was present.
According to People.com, sources told ESPN that the helicopter was headed to a travel basketball game for Gianna, and that the other passengers were another player and their parent.
There were no survivors and the cause of the crash is still under investigation.
Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant was a young talented basketball player herself and she regularly attended the LA Lakers games with her father.
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#KobeBryant’s daughter, Gianna, also killed in the helicopter crash . . The 13-year-old daughter of legendary basketball player, Kobe Bryant, has also been confirmed dead in a California helicopter crash that killed her dad on Sunday. . . The 41-year-old was among at least four people traveling in his private helicopter over Calabasas when a fire broke out, sending the chopper spiraling from the sky, according to TMZ. . . There were no survivors and the cause of the crash is under investigation. They were on their way to Kobe’s Mamba Academy for a basketball practice when the crash occurred. . . Kobe has recently been spotted out at NBA games with Gianna, a rising star basketball player herself.