The nine victims in the tragic helicopter crash that killed former NBA star Kobe Bryant and his young daughter Gianna also included three members of an esteemed college baseball coach’s family. In addition, Christina Mauser, a girls’ basketball coach and wife of Tijuana Dogs vocalist Matt Mauser, died in the crash.
The other victims have not yet been identified. However, once they are, tributes and photos for each will be added to this story. John Altobelli, the head baseball coach at Orange Coast College, perished with his wife, Keri, and daughter, Alyssa, in the helicopter crash.
The helicopter slammed into a Calabasas, California hillside under conditions of heavy fog around 10 a.m. on the morning of January 26, 2020.
Here’s what you need to know about the victims identified so far, including names, tributes, and photos: