Stray Kids' Lee Know, Hyunjin, and Seungmin Involved in Minor Car Accident + Schedules Adjusted





In the early hours of September 21, JYP Entertainment announced that three Stray Kids members - Lee Know, Hyunjin, and Seungmin were in a vehicle involved in a minor car accident on the way back home from a schedule.

Although there were no serious injuries from the accident the members sustained mild muscle pain and bruises and will receive the appropriate treatment for the time being. Thus, the upcoming schedules will be either canceled or modified.

JYP Statement



Hello, this is JYPE.

While returning to their dorms after a schedule on September 20th (Wednesday), the vehicle carrying Stray Kids members Lee Know, Hyunjin, and Seungmin was involved in a minor collision.

After the minor collision, Lee Know, Hyunjin, and Seungmin immediately visited a hospital and received thorough medical examination. None of the members and accompanying staff in the vehicle were seriously injured, but as they have sustained mild muscle pain and bruises, medical professionals have advised that they receive conservative treatment for the time being.

Therefore, we inform you that the schedules below have been cancelled or modified.

[Cancelled]
Milan Fashion Week (Lee Know, Hyunjin)
Seungmin’s Birthday YouTube Live (Seungmin)

[Modified]
3RACHA of Stray Kids (Bang Chan, Changbin, Han) will perform at the Global Citizen Festival.

We apologize for causing fans to worry with such sudden news.


JYPE will place the artists’ health as the highest priority and will provide everything we can to support their recovery.

Thank you.


Instead of the full Stray Kids group, the rap unit 3RACHA will perform on the Global Citizen Festival stage on September 23. 

On a brighter note, Stray Kids have sold out their upcoming "5-Star Dome Tour 2023 Seoul Special (Unveil 13) at the Gocheok Sky Dome within a staggering 4 hours. The concerts will be held October 21 - 22. 


We wish the members a speedy recovery! 

Ciera Reeves

Ciera is the founder of KpopWise. She has been a fan of Korean pop culture since 2005 and writing about it since 2009. Her bias groups are VIXX and OnlyOneOf. She is a 2nd-3rd generation K-pop fan, but she is actively keeping up with the current artists. twitter instagram

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