Statue of Kobe and Gigi Bryant placed at crash site

Headlines 27/01/2022

A statue honoring Kobe and Gigi Bryant was placed at the site of where they tragically passed away in 2020.

January, 26 marked the two-year anniversary of the LA Lakers legend’s death. His daughter Gianna, baseball coach, John Altobelli, five other passengers, and the pilot were also killed.

The statue shows Bryant and Gianna in their basketball uniforms with Gianna holding a basketball. Below the statue are the names of all nine of the crash victims plus a quote that reads, “Heroes come and go, but legends are forever.”