Park Soo-ah (ex-AFTERSCHOOL Lizzy) apologized for the accident caused by drunk driving.
On May 19, CELLTRION Entertainment, which Park Soo-ah belongs to, said through an official press release, “We have confirmed that Park Soo-ah drove drunk on the 18th. This is a wrong action that has no excuse, and we feel a heavy responsibility for causing a controversy that should never have happened.” “I feel a strong sense of responsibility for the controversy that was caused, which should never have happened, and I sincerely regret my actions.”
She continued, “I am truly sorry for causing so many people to worry. I would like to apologize once again.”
According to the Gangnam Police Station in Seoul, Park Soo-yeon was charged at home with “violating the Road Traffic Act (drunk driving)” when she hit a cab in front of her near the south end of the Yongdong Bridge in Cheongdam-dong, Gangnam-gu at around 10 p.m. on August 18.
At the time, her blood alcohol level was said to be at the level of a revoked license. Fortunately, no one was injured.
[Full text of CELLTRION Entertainment’s official comments
Hello, this is CELLTRION Entertainment.
We would like to express my deepest apologies for causing any concern regarding our artist, Lizzy Park Soo-ah), who should not have been involved in such an incident.
On the 18th, we confirmed that Lizzy had been drinking and driving.
This was an indefensible wrong action, and we feel a heavy responsibility for causing a controversy that should never have happened. She also sincerely regrets his actions.
We am truly sorry for causing so many people to worry. We will take all possible measures to thoroughly manage our artists so that this kind of thing will never happen again.
Once again, we would like to express my deepest apologies.