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Veteran South Korean Actor Kim Joo-hyuk Dies In Car Crash At Age 45

Updated On 30 Oct, 2017 Published On

A veteran South Korean actor, Kim Joo-hyuk, who won the Best Supporting Actor last week at the inaugural Seoul Awards, is no more among us.

Kim, who had given his notable roles to Hong Sang-soo's Yourself and Yours and The Truth Beneath, died today in a car accident in Seoul and he was at his age of 45.

Veteran South Korean Actor Kim Joo-hyuk Dies In Car Crash At Age 45

Veteran South Korean Actor Kim Joo-hyuk Dies In Car Crash At Age 45

Source: deadline

Local Television broadcaster JTBC reported that Kim’s Mercedes-Benz SUV crashed into a wall and flipped over, colliding with another car and the car apparently caught fire. As per the report, when firefighters pulled him out of the wreck, he was already dead.

Another source claims that first responders were not able to revive Kim, and he was taken to Konkuk University Hospital, where he died at about 6:30 PM local time.

Veteran South Korean Actor Kim Joo-hyuk Dies In Car Crash At Age 45

Veteran South Korean Actor Kim Joo-hyuk Dies In Car Crash At Age 45

Source: allkpop

Police have been investigating the accident.