Andrew Symonds, an Australian cricket legend, was killed in a vehicle accident.

Andrew Symonds was killed in a car crash on Hervey Range Road near the Alice River Bridge in Queensland, Australia, on Saturday night . Symonds is the third Australian cricketer to suddenly pass away this year .

Queensland, Australia, May 15: Andrew Symonds, a legendary Australian cricketer, was killed in a car crash on Hervey Range Road near the Alice River Bridge in Queensland, Australia, on Saturday night when his car left the road and rolled, according to a Queensland police statement released on Saturday night.After the tragic deaths of Shane Warne and Rod Marsh in March, Symonds is the third Australian cricketer to suddenly pass away this year.Several people are left heartbroken by tweets expressing sorrow at his death.Jason Neil Gillespie, an Australian cricket coach and former cricketer, expressed shock at the news of Symonds' death.

We'll all miss you, mate.According to a Queensland police statement, Symonds was killed in a single-car crash about 50 kilometers outside Townsville on Saturday night.Symonds was the only one in the vehicle.Symonds played 26 Tests for Australia and was an integral part of Australia's white-ball teams that dominated the sport from 1999 to 2007.Both Warne and Symonds were valued members of the Fox Crickets commentary squad when they retired.