Following the tragic news of actor Kim Joo Hyuk’s Death, the police decided to order an autopsy to find the exact cause of death.
The autopsy was performed by the National Forensic Service on October 31. The cause of death was revealed to have been a severe head injury. No signs of heart attacks were found as police and fire fighter had initially thought.
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A test is being also conducted to find whether there was an alcohol in the actor’s blood system or not, the results will take about a week to be completed.
His agency Namoo Actors has also released an official statement confirming that the funeral will take place on November 2nd. The actor will be laid to rest in his family burial grounds.
The accident reportedly took place around 4:30 p.m. KST in a neighbourhood in Seoul. His car overturned and caught on fire. The actor was rushed into the hospital, but sadly the doctors couldn’t save him and he passed away around 6:30 p.m.
May his soul rest in peace!