17 Aug – It was revealed that T-ARA's So-yeon had been involved in a car accident and has been sent to the emergency room.
According to Koreaboo website, the accident occurred on the morning of 13 August while the singer was on her way to film "Lovers of Haeundae" in Busan. It was reported that her vehicle accidentally hit a guard rail and flipped on its side. So-yeon and two stylists were sent to the ER for examination.
A representative of T-ARA's agency, Core Contents Media stated, "The car must have slipped due to the sudden rain. Since the car flipped over, this incident seems bigger than we thought. The emergency response team answered at the scene and transported everyone to the emergency room."
The rep added that So-yeon has not suffered critical injuries, however, her filming schedule has been cancelled and the singer will undergo full test.
Meanwhile, hospital officials revealed that the singer strained her neck and needed a neck brace to support the injury. It was also reported that So-yeon has returned to Seoul afterwards.