Former Lakers star Kobe Bryant has died in a private helicopter accident in Calabasas, California, in the early hours of January 27. After the accident, Xiaomi Technology founder and chairman Lei Jun retweeted Bryant’s crash tweet and used RIP plus a candle (Rest In Peace Chinese meaning rest to rest) to express his condolences to Bryant.
According tomedia reports, the helicopter crashed, in addition to Bryant, there were at least three other passengers on board, but it has been confirmed that all five people on board were killed, no one survived. The cause of the crash is under further investigation.
Mr Corbyn’s wife, Vanessa, and their four daughters, Gianna, Natalia, Bianca and Capri, are not understood to be among the incidents.
Bryant has a career spanning more than 20 years and played 1,346 games, hailed as one of the NBA’s all-time superstars. The former Los Angeles Lakers, an 18-time NBA All-Star, is a member of five championship teams. Bryant ranks fourth in NBA history scoring.