Samuel had dropped his youngsters off at college, and was concerned in a deadly collision on his approach residence.
The Trinidadian FA confirmed the heartbreaking information on its Fb web page.
“We have obtained some horrible information that former nationwide defender and ex-Aston Villa and Bolton Wanderers participant Jlloyd Samuel died in a automobile crash this morning in England,” they wrote.
“In keeping with experiences, Jlloyd was returning residence after dropping his children off to highschool and collided with an oncoming car. His car caught fireplace and his physique was found burnt.
We’re deeply saddened to listen to of the demise of our former participant Jlloyd Samuel on the age of simply 37 in a automobile accident
— Aston Villa FC (@AVFCOfficial) Could 15, 2018
All people related to Bolton Wanderers Soccer Membership is deeply saddened to be taught of the passing of our former defender, Jlloyd Samuel.
— Bolton Wanderers FC (@OfficialBWFC) Could 15, 2018
We’re deeply saddened to listen to of the passing of former #CardiffCity defender, Jlloyd Samuel.
Our ideas are together with his family and friends at this extremely tough time. pic.twitter.com/SB0YTxzy2T
— Cardiff Metropolis FC (@CardiffCityFC) Could 15, 2018
“The Trinidad and Tobago Soccer Affiliation and his former nationwide team-mates right now extends deepest condolences to his members of the family each within the UK and right here in Trinidad and Tobago.”
Samuel started his senior skilled profession at Aston Villa and spent 9 years on the membership, and in addition turned out for the likes of Gillingham, Bolton Wanderers and Cardiff Metropolis, in addition to Iranian golf equipment Esteghlal and Paykan.
Samuel additionally performed for England at youth degree, that includes for the Beneath-18, Beneath-20 and Beneath-21 groups, however pledged his worldwide allegiance to Trinidad, successful two caps.
Villa have confirmed they are going to put on black armbands throughout the second leg of their Championship play-off semi-final in opposition to Middlesbrough on Tuesday. Villa maintain a 1-Zero lead from the primary leg.