NCT’s Taeil will be taking a hiatus following a car accident!
On the 15th of August, NCT’s agency, SM Entertainment, informed the official fan community about Taeil’s injury. According to the agency, “Early this morning (15th), after completing his schedule, Taeil was involved in a traffic accident while riding a motorcycle on his way home. He was immediately taken to the hospital for thorough examination and treatment.” The agency further explained, “The examination results indicated a diagnosis of a fractured right thigh bone, and the medical staff recommended surgery.”
As per the agency, Taeil is currently receiving necessary treatment at the hospital in preparation for the upcoming surgery. He is currently taking a rest to stabilize his condition. All of his scheduled activities will be temporarily halted, and he will focus on his recovery. He will also be unable to participate in the NCT group concert.
[Below is the full statement from SM Entertainment.]