South Korean veteran actor Kim Joo-hyuk dies in car crash

ANI | Updated: Oct 31, 2017 13:30 IST

South Korean veteran actor Kim Joo-hyuk dies in car crash .

Washington DC [USA], October 31 (ANI): Popular South Korean actor Kim Joo-hyuk died in a car crash at the age of 45 in Seoul .

According to reports in Deadline, the veteran actor's Mercedes apparently clipped the car ahead of him, overturned and crashed into an apartment building before catching fire .

Firefighters rushed to the scene to put out the fire . He was taken to the nearest hospital but was declared dead on arrival .

Just last week the actor won 'Best Supporting Actor' at the inaugural Seoul Awards for his role in the action feature 'Confidential Assignment' .

Joo-hyuk film credits include 'Yourself and Yours' (2016), 'The Servant' (2010) and 'My Wife Got Married' (2008), along with TV series such as 'Argon, Hur Jun: The Original Story', 'Lovers in Prague' and variety show '2 Days & 1 Night', on which he was an original cast member . (ANI)

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