Early Sunday morning, multiple reports began to circulate that Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash near Calabasas, CA.
Per the LA Times, the helicopter that he was traveling in crashed and burst into flames amid foggy conditions in the hills above Calabasas. The crash ignited a brush fire and made it difficult for firefighters and emergency personnel to get to the aircraft.
Sources tell Evolix Media, there were multiple fatalities, reportedly five, but the number is unclear.
More details will be released later.