Super Junior‘s Heechul recently reached out to those who helped him during the difficult time he endured following his severe car accident back in August 2006.

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On February 8, Heechul took to Instagram and expressed his gratitude towards those who helped and encouraged him. He posted a photo of him beside his fellow Super Junior member Siwon and the well-known massage therapist Kim Mu Yeol. Along with the photo was a warm message as his caption.

Kim Mu Yeol Hyung who checked my broken body and bones to heal me. Siwon came to the hospital and prayed for me every day so that I can walk again. These are the people I’m thankful to.

— Heechul

The popular idol received surgery on his left leg in August 2006 following his severe car accident. Due to his injury, Heechul was not able to partake in any activity as an idol but was able to be active in several entertainment programs.

Fans showed their support for Heechul and commented words of encouragement for Heechul to stay strong and healthy!

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