A tragic end. Model and actress Jung In Ah has passed away after a fatal skydiving accident.
The 38-year-old went missing after going skydiving on June 13 in Goheung county in South Korea’s South Jeolla province.
Her body was found three days later in the sea by a local fire and rescue team on Tuesday, June 16. Her parachute is said to have not deployed properly during bad weather conditions.
The actress had started skydiving a year ago in preparation for an upcoming film role.
Jung Hye Young first found fame in the 2008 MBC drama The Secret Of Keu Keu Island. The plot was about a group of colleagues who got stranded on a deserted island.
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Jung was a keen sports enthusiast and had licenses as a fitness trainer, yoga instructor and pilates coach. She was also a trained scuba driver and horseback rider.
Her funeral will be held on Friday, June 19, in Incheon, followed by a procession at 6am KST.