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New details in crash that killed Kobe Bryant

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New details in crash that killed Kobe Bryant
New details in crash that killed Kobe Bryant

The pilot in the crash that killed Kobe Bryant may have been disoriented by the fog.

Newly released documents show that the pilot told air traffic control that he was climbing to 4,000 feet, when he was actually descending.

FOG.THATS ACCORDING TO APRELIMINARY N- T-S-B REPORT.NEWLY RELEASED DOCUMENTS SHOWTHE PILOT TOLD AIR TRAFFICCONTROLLERS THAT HE WASCLIMBING TO FOUR THOUSANDFEET...WHEN HE WAS ACTUALLYDESCENDING.THE DOCUMENTS ALSO SHOW THATTHE PILOT AND FLIGHTCOORDINATOR DISMISSED WEATHERCONCERNS PRIOR TO THE FLIGHT.THESE DOCUMENTS ARE NOT THEFINAL REPORT IN THE CASE --WHICH WILL DETERMINE THE EXACTCAUSE OF THE CRASH.THOUSANDS OF NEVADANS WILL NOW

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