Vanessa Bryant, wife of Kobe Bryant an American professional basketball player who died in a helicopter crash has taken to social media to plead with the media not to air photos of the wreckage, helicopter or accident scene as the day of remembrance approaches.
Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash on the 26th of January, 2020. Among the victims was his daughter, Gigi and seven others including the pilot.
Vanessa took to her Instagram page and wrote;
“I want to thank everyone that has handled their media coverage respectfully. ♥️To everyone else, please reconsider your “news story” and look at your footage through the eyes of their children , parents, spouse, siblings and family. Celebrate their lives, not the day they lost them. In preparation of 1/26.”
See her posts below;