Andrew Symonds’ final text message before his fatal car accident has been revealed, proving the Australian cricketer’s trademark sense of humour never faded.
The 46-year-old was involved in a car accident outside Townsville on Saturday evening. He was the only person travelling in the car and his two dogs survived.
In a statement, Queensland Police said the single-car crash occurred at Hervey Range, as Symonds’ vehicle left the road and rolled. Paramedics tried to save him but were unable to.
He is survived by wife Laura and young children Chloe and Billy.
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Speaking to The Daily Telegraph, Fox Sports Executive Director Steve Crawley revealed Symonds had pinged him a couple of hours before the tragic accident.
Symonds, who was off…