On January 27, the boys of B1A4 were involved in a car accident on their way to ICON Concert which is being held in Inje this weekend, they were scheduled to attend to show support for the upcoming 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
B1A4 were rushed to the hospital and are being treated for their injuries. The accident took place around the Gapyeong area in Gyeonggi Province, they clashed into the vehicle in front of them.
Following the car accident, WM Entertainment released an official statement addressing the recent car accident on the home page of the group.
Here is their full statement:
“Good evening, this is WM entertainment.
First of all, we would like to apologize to all of you who have been worried about the traffic accident that happened earlier today.
A traffic accident occurred, B1A4’s car was on the way to attend the ‘Icon Concert’ held on January 27th in Gyeonggi Province, Inje.
We apologize for the delay in notifying you because we wanted to inform you, the fans, about the exact diagnosis after the hospital treatment since the follow up with B1A4 members was the most important issue in sudden accidents.
Currently, B1A4 is in the process of being examined at a nearby hospital, being diagnosed with bruising and muscle pain due to the accident, they’re currently resting to ensure fast recovery.
In the future, WM Entertainment will do its best for the members’ quick recovery and we will work harder to assure the security of our artists as well.
We would like to apologize once again to all of you who have been concerned and have been waiting for the B1A4 performance at ‘Icon Concert’.”