Fake news claims: A video viral o social media claiming to be Kobe Briyant the basketball start who spent 20 years with the Los Angeles Lakers, was killed Sunday
Koby Briyant helicopter flight track and audio with tower until the radar signal is lost.
#KobeBryant helicopter crash live footage
actual footage of the helicopter crash that killed 7 people including kobe bryant and his daughter gianna. may their souls rest easily. 🙏🏾🖤#MambaOut #Kobe #RIPMamba #MambaForever #MambaDay #KobeBryant #RIPKobe #LongLiveKobe #GiannaBryant #BlackMamba #kobecrash #helicoptercrash pic.twitter.com/Z23VGWBpRD— 𝑳𝒊𝒍 𝑪𝒂𝒑𝒂𝒍𝒐𝒕 🍇 (@guddakids) January 27, 2020
Facts Check Verdict: False
Kobe Briyant was a basketball start who spent 20 years with the Los Angeles Lakers, was killed Sunday when his private helicopter crash and burst into flames in the hills above Calabasas.
The video of the helicopter crash was posted on Jan, 2020, however, the video that has been shared on social media is not true, the video shows a fatal crash that occurred in the Northern UAE in December 2018
A video for the current viral is present on YouTube since Dec 2018, titled as “WATCH: South African paramedic dies in helicopter crash in the UAE” As per reports, A South African paramedic is among four people who died when a helicopter crashed in Ras al-Khaimah in the north eastern region of the United Arab Emirates.
All the related videos shared is fake,
#UAE's National Research and Rescue Center (@NCEMAUAE) is searching for the bodies of 4 people killed in a helicopter crash in #rasalkhaimah near the world's largest #zipline in #jebeljaishttps://t.co/EotGook3uO pic.twitter.com/HkrLmswf0Q— Arab News (@arabnews) December 29, 2018