National swimmer Hwang Seon-woo (20) was investigated by안전놀이터 the police for a suspected hit-and-run accident.
On the 14th, the Jincheon Police Station in Chungcheongbuk-do announced that they were investigating Hwang Seon-woo on charges of driving a car and hitting a pedestrian at a crosswalk and leaving the scene.
Hwang Seon-woo is accused of hitting an elderly man in his 80s who was crossing a crosswalk with his side mirror while driving a car at 7:35 pm the previous day and leaving the site without taking any action.
At the time, the side mirror was broken in the accident, and it is known that Mr. A was not seriously injured.
Hwang Seon-woo is said to have returned to the scene of the accident about 30 minutes after the accident. It was found that player Hwang Seon-woo made a statement to the police who were dispatched after receiving a report from Mr. A to the effect that “he seems to have caused an accident.”
Meanwhile, the police are trying to figure out the exact circumstances of the accident related to this incident.