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Basketball great Kobe Bryant killed in California helicopter crash - City of Calabasas

Jan 26 (Reuters) - Retired basketball star Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, on Sunday morning, the city announced on its Twitter feed.

"It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Kobe Bryant and four others in a helicopter crash in Calabasas," it said. (Reporting by Timothy Ahmann; Editing by Lisa Shumaker)