Kobe Bryant’s body identified among helicopter crash victims

Kobe Bryant

The body of NBA legend Kobe Bryant has been identified. Medical examiners identified his among helicopter crash victims through use of fingerprints, on Tuesday, officials said.

But the body of his 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant is yet to be identified.

The bodies of pilot Ara Zobayan, baseball coach John Altobelli and Sarah Chester have also been identified, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office said in a statement

The bodies were identified two days after the helicopter crashed into a rugged hillside northwest of Los Angeles, killing nine.

The remaining five bodies have not yet been officially identified.