SHINee's Jonghyun (23) rear-ended a taxi early in the morning.
Jonghyun got into an accident with his car on April 1 at 3:40 am in the vicinity of Seoul Dongho Bridge. He was on his way back from his home in Gangbuk to his dorm in Gangnam.
It was revealed to be Jonghyun's inexperience. Gangnam's accident investigative department said, "Jonghyun is at fault. He grazed against the right-side hood of the car in front of him and ran into the guardrails after."
Jonghyun is revealed to have earnestly engaged in the investigation. A person related to the invesigation said, "Immediately after the accident, they checked his blood alcohol level and it was determined not to be driving under the influence. After sorting out the insurance, they were sent home."
Fortunately, it was confirmed that injuries weren't great. They said, "Jonghyun and the taxi driver's injuries aren't great", and "Jonghyun's nasal bone was slightly injured. The taxi driver had minor bruising."
Jonghyun is currently receiving a detailed examination at a general hospital in Seoul. SM Entertainment staff said, "Jonghyun received treatment in the emergency room", and "we plan on adjusting his future schedules after he receives his detailed examination."
Translated by: papiermache @ shineee.net