TMZ reports that he died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound Sunday in Calabasas, California.
BREAKING: Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas Sunday morning. Kobe was traveling with at least 3 other people in his private helicopter when it went down. Emergency personnel responded, but nobody on board survived.
BREAKING: Kobe Bryant, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar and future NBA Hall of Famer, died on Sunday in a helicopter crash. He was 41. Officials confirm to @Variety that Bryant was a passenger on board a helicopter that crashed in Calabasas