the 33-year-old lim Cheese-he, a former member of popular Korean group, 2AM on August 1 was in a car accident in which killed a pedestrian.
it is Reported that the singer, who was driving the car, the man knocked at the pedestrian crossing. According to his representatives, he immediately undertook emergency measures to help the victim until the arrival of the ambulance, but he died on the way to the hospital. It is also noted that on that day it was raining.
the Actor was questioned by police officers, then in a state of shock sent him home.
Please understand that we cannot disclose details of the incident, as the results of the police investigation have not been made public. However, we understand how hard to have the family members of the victim, and I would like to sincerely apologize to them. Let the victim rest in peace, we send our deepest condolences to his family. We also apologize to fans for the inconvenience. Thank you,
— reads the statement of the representatives of the star.
the police confirmed that at the moment law enforcement agencies are investigating the incident and find out whether lim broke the Cheese-he rules of the road. According to police, at the time of the accident the singer was not drunk, but it is possible that he was speeding.
In June, South Korea shaken by news of the death of 28-year-old popular musician Kim Jong-hwan, cause of death, which was not named. And last year died a number of young Korean artists. Often popular Korean stars themselves, their own life — many can not withstand pressure, criticism and strict rules that they are forced to follow the producers: for example, depriving them of the opportunity to build a personal life and not even allowed to use mobile phones.