Andrew Symonds: Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds has died in a car accident. He was 46 years old. The news of his death has spread a wave of mourning in the cricket world. According to the information, Andrew Symonds became a victim of the accident on Saturday night. All efforts to rescue Symonds failed, according to local media. Police said Andrew Symonds had suffered serious injuries during the accident.
According to the report, information has been received from Queensland Police that the incident took place at around 10.30 pm on Saturday night in Hervey Range. Police reached the spot after getting information about the accident. Preliminary investigation revealed that the car overturned on the road due to high speed. Andrew Symonds was on board. The accident happened near the bridge over the Ellis River. Andrew Symonds was taken to hospital by ambulance. Doctors in the hospital tried a lot to save him, but were not successful.
Andrew Symonds is another sad blow to cricket fans across the world including Australian cricket. Symonds is the third Australian cricketer to have died suddenly this year, following the tragic deaths of Shane Warne and Rod Marsh in March.
As soon as the news of Andrew Symonds’ death was received, there was an influx of people paying tribute to him on social media. Australian cricket coach and former cricketer Jason Neil Gillespie has expressed grief over the news of the death of Symonds. At the same time, former Australian cricket teammate Adam Gilchrist has also expressed grief over the death of Symonds.
first published:May 15, 2022, 7:07 a.m.