Investigators from the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner (DMEC) are “recovering bodies of the people who died,” in the helicopter crash that took the lives of Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others, RadarOnline.com confirmed.
The office released a statement on Sunday evening, hours after Bryant’s fatal accident in Calabasas, Calif.
Emergency calls were placed before 10 a.m. on January 26 and the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded immediately.
“When authorities arrived at the mountainside area, they found no survivors in the fiery helicopter wreckage,” the DMEC said.
“At this time, personnel from DMEC’s Special Operations Response Team (SORT) are recovering the bodies of the people who died in the crash.”