Singer Nam Tae Hyun has been caught by the police for drunk driving.
On the morning of March 8th, around 3:20 am, Nam hit a taxi passing by as he opened the door while parked on a road in Gangnam, Seoul, and drove for about 20 meters afterwards, according to the Gangnam Police Station.
The right-side mirror of the taxi was found to have been broken in the accident.
When the police arrived at the scene, Nam‘s blood alcohol level was measured at 0.114%, which is enough to have his license revoked.
The police have charged Nam with violating traffic laws and are investigating the exact circumstances of the accident.
Meanwhile, Nam Tae Hyun is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and actor. He was born on May 10, 1994, in Hanam, South Korea.
Nam Tae Hyun became known in the music industry after winning the reality talent show “WIN: Who Is Next” as a member of the boy group Team A, which went on to debut as the idol group WINNER in 2014 under YG Entertainment.
Nam Tae Hyun left WINNER in 2016 due to personal reasons and went on to form his own band, South Club. He released his first EP “South Buyers Club” in 2017 and has since released several singles and albums with the band.