“Infinite Challenge” Psychiatrist Dies At Age 45 Due To Medical Accident

May he rest in peace.

Psychiatrist Kim Hyun Chul, who made his name known to Koreans due to his appearance on MBC Infinite Challenge, has died at age 45 due to a medical accident.

Kim Hyun Chul passed away on March 27 due to a medical accident while he was hospitalized in Daegu. The hospital released a brief statement about his passing.

Kim Hyun Chul passed away on March 27 due to a medical accident. His body is currently laying in state.

— Hospital

According to the hospital, his body will be moved to a different hospital in an attempt to determine the cause of his death, as his family has consented to an examination to determine the cause of his death.

Kim Hyun Chul was criticized during his time in the public eye as he was the psychiatrist who publicly diagnosed Yoo Ah In with hypomania just based off of the actor’s social media posts in November 2017.

May Kim Hyun Chul rest in peace.

Source: Sports Kyunghyang and Mydaily