United States President Donald Trump honored Kobe Bryant, who died after a helicopter crash Sunday in Calabasas, California.
“Reports are that basketball great Kobe Bryant and three others have been killed in a helicopter crash in California. That is terrible news!” Trump wrote.
Later, Trump sent another tweet in which he said Bryant was “one of the truly great basketball players of all time,” who was “just getting started in life.” He then sent condolences to Bryant’s wife, Vanessa, and the rest of their family.
„Kobe Bryant, despite being one of the truly great basketball players of all time, was just getting started in life. He loved his family so much, and had such strong passion for the future. The loss of his beautiful daughter, Gianna, makes this moment even more devastating…. Melania and I send our warmest condolences to Vanessa and the wonderful Bryant family. May God be with you all!” Trump wrote.
Basketball player Kobe Bryant, 41, and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant were killed in a helicopter crash.