Tributes and homage are flowing in for Colin Sylvia, a former Melbourne and Fremantle star, after he died in a car accident on 28th October at 2.2pm afternoon near Mildura, Victoria. Former teammate Brent Moloney was first to declare the heartbreaking news, mourning the loss of his ‘best friend.’

Similarly, Demons’ legend Garry Lyon also spoke about the disaster on the radio on Monday morning. Melbourne captain, Nathan Jones left a heartfelt accolade to Colin on Instagram, with Max Gawn and ex-Melbourne player, Jack Watts, also posting on the loss via social media. Jones said:

“We had so many good times together. My thoughts are with his family at this time” 

Now, let’s have an insight into Colin Sylvia wiki facts, bio, age, wife, partner, son, and family.

Colin Sylvia Partner and Son

Sylvia had recently started a relationship with Mindy Jory, a Mildura legal receptionist. His partner, Jory even shared a picture about the trip to Halls Gap, calling Sylvia the ‘best boyfriend.’ The pair had just begun dating, but the fate wrote something else for them.

The pair used to share every happy moment with their followers. Moreover, the relationship was full of weekends away, and a blissful, family-focused life. The duo lived together with Jory’s son, Kyes.

However, Colin left his partner and son, Kyes on 28th October after he died in a car accident. It must be a difficult time for Jory and her son, Kyes.

How Colin Sylvia Died?

Sylvia died on 25th October 2018 while driving in Mildura suburb of Irymple. His car crashed with another vehicle at the intersection of Benetook Avenue and Nineteenth Street. He died on the scene while the driver of the second vehicle was taken to the hospital.

Colin Sylvia Wiki – Bio: Age, Height, Family, Parents

Colin Sylvia was born 8th November 1985. He died at the age of 32. He grew up in Midura, Victoria, Australia. His birth sign is Scorpio.

He moved to Mildura to be closer to the family after the end of his AFL career. Nothing is disclosed about Colin’s parents and siblings.

Sylvia had his best year averaging 22 disposals and kicking 17 goals at the club.

He was tall as he stood at the height of 6 feet 1 inch.