All the bodies of those killed in the incident have been removed
All the bodies of those killed in the plane crash, in which Kobe Bryant lost his life, have already been recovered by investigators and have been handed over to forensic doctors, according to CTV.
Authorities have not yet officially announced the names of the victims, but US media is already circulating names. In addition to the 41-year-old basketball legend and his 13-year-old daughter, Jiana, the baseball coach of local college John Altobelli, 56, his wife, Kerry Altobelli, 46, their daughter Alice, 13, the assistant basketball coach, were killed in the incident. from Kobe Bryant Academy, Christina Mauser, 38, Sarah Chester, 45, her daughter Patton Chester, 13, and 50-year-old Ara Zobayan, the helicopter pilot.
The helicopter crashed into a steep hill northwest of Los Angeles. The debris was scattered over a considerable area. “The tail is on one side of the hill and the fuselage is on the other. The main rotor is 100 meters beyond. The remains are scattered over an area of 200-250 meters,” said Jennifer Homeendi, who leads the investigation team.
Authorities initially announced that it could take time to search all 9 bodies. Police urged citizens not to crowd at the scene of the crash because they hamper the investigation.