Andrew Symonds died: Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds died in a car accident in Queensland on Saturday night
Canberra : Sunday morning brought a very sad news for the sports world. Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds has passed away. He is said to have died in a car accident in Queensland. According to Australian media, Symonds suffered several serious injuries in the car accident.
car went out of control
The accident is said to have happened at around 10.30 pm on Saturday in the Harvey Range, 50 km from Townsville. Preliminary investigation revealed that the accident was caused by a speeding car. Symonds was driving the car alone at the time of the accident.
mourning in the world of cricket
Rescuers rushed to the scene and rescued 46-year-old Symonds, who had died. Forensic team is investigating the spot. Andrew Symonds is another tragedy for cricket fans across the world, including Australian cricket. Symonds is the third Australian cricketer to die suddenly this year after the tragic deaths of Shane Warne and Rod Marsh in March.
People paid tribute on social media
The news of Andrew Symonds’ death sparked a flurry of tributes on social media. Australian cricket coach and former cricketer Jason Neil Gillespie has expressed grief over the news of the death of Symonds. Adam Gilchrist, a former member of the Australian cricket team, has also expressed grief over the death of Symonds.