NBA great Kobe Bryant among five killed in chopper crash_1

Retired basketball legend Kobe Bryant, 41, is among five killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, US media are reporting

Bryant was travelling with at least three other people in his private helicopter when it went down, according to multiple media sources.

The LA County Sheriff's office has confirmed five people are dead – with no survivors – in a helicopter crash.

More to come.