Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Dae-sung of Big Bang Sustains Injury in Car Accident
Dae-sung, a member of the group Big Bang, has sustained injuries in a car accident and needs to undergo four weeks of medical treatment. Dae-sung was involved in the accident on the afternoon of August 11 when he was returning to Seoul after the taping of the SBS TV show "Good Sunday - Family." His car skidded on a slippery highway when it was exiting a tunnel. The rear of the car crashed into the guard rail, according to the singer's agency, YG Entertainment.
A person from the agency said Dae-sung was sitting in the passenger seat at the time of the accident. He has sustained serious injuries on his nose and spine and minor injuries on his face and arms. It will take him about four weeks to recover. Dae-sung's manager, who was driving, injured his arm and has undergone a detailed examination. The singer's coordinator, who was sitting in the back seat, was seriously injured in the leg and was rushed to a nearby hospital in Anseong, Gyeonggi Province where she underwent surgery.
Dae-sung and his manager received emergency care at a hospital in Anseong and returned to Seoul the same night. They were hospitalized at a hospital in Gangnam. Dae-sung will be unable to appear in the musical "Shouting" this month.
source: KBS Global
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