TOP Media has responded to reports that Teen Top member Niel and swimmer Jeong Da Rae were involved in an accident while filming for SBS program “The Racer.”
On September 12, TOP Media, Niel’s management agency told OSEN via phone call, “There was an accident during filming, but no serious injuries were sustained. Even after the filming, [Niel] was able to go about his schedule without any great difficulties. You may put your mind to rest.”
Moreover, “There is always an ambulance on hand on set, and there are no safety issues,” the agency said.
According to media sources, Niel and Jeong Da Rae were involved in an accident during a speed race, and filming was suspended as worried staff and cast members rushed to the scene. An ambulance on set reportedly took the two immediately and swiftly to a local hospital.