Goo Hara reportedly regained consciousness after being asleep since her suicide attempt last Sunday. She reached out to her fans through a Japanese press and apologized for making her fans worry.
I’m very sorry to have caused you worry and distress. I am currently recovering.
— Goo Hara
As to why she decided to make the ultimate choice, she revealed that she was struggling from so many unfortunate events piling up against her.
She vowed to become healthier to avoid causing her fans to worry anymore. She apologized to them repeatedly.
I was suffering as various situations happened around the same time. I’m so sorry. I will do my best to show a more dependable and healthier side to myself.
I’m very sorry about what happened.
— Goo Hara
Goo Hara was found in her apartment in Cheongdam, Seoul, at 12:40 AM KST by her manager. Smoke was seen inside the house but she was rushed to the hospital before any fatal injuries could be sustained. She had been unconscious for the past couple of days but had fortunately woken up after receiving treatments.
If you or someone you know is struggling with depression or has had self-harming thoughts, do not hesitate to reach out to your local confidential support for people in distress or to call the Lifeline. The Lifeline provides 24/7 free and confidential support for people in distress as well as prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones. Call 1-800-273-8255 for help.