The crash killed basketball icon Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter, two coaches at schools in Orange County, the wife and daughter of one of those coaches, the pilot, and two other individuals who have not yet been publicly identified. Complete coverage on Bryant here.
Investigators are still looking into the cause of the crash.
Here’s what we know so far about the crash victims:
Kobe Bryant: The 41-year-old was a basketball legend and a married father of four girls, ranging in age from less than 1 year to 17 years old. He played for the Lakers for 20 seasons, winning five championships, and was selected to the All-Star team 18 times.
Gianna “Gigi” Maria-Onore Bryant: Kobe’s daughter was 13 years and a budding basketball star herself. Kobe coached her AAU team, who wore black “Mamba” uniforms.
John Altobelli, Kerri Altobelli, Alyssa Altobelli: John Altobelli was the longest-tenured baseball coach in the history of Orange Coast College, entering his 28th season. His wife Kerri and daughter Alyssa were on the helicopter when it crashed, according to…