Cricketer Symonds killed in Qld car crash

Retired Australian Test player Andrew Symonds has died in a car crash.
Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds has died in a car crash. -AAP Image

Former Australian Test cricketer Andrew Symonds has been killed in a Queensland car crash.

Multiple media outlets on Sunday reported the death of the 46-year-old who had lived near Townsville.

Symonds was involved in a single vehicle crash late on Saturday, The Australian reported, citing a statement from family confirming his death.

Symonds played 26 Tests for Australia and was a crowd favourite in the short format game as a big-hitting allrounder.