Juan V. Palacios, 44, of Findlay, has died as a result of injuries suffered in a car accident in Findlay on Nov. 10.

Palacios was a passenger in a car driven by Matthew S. Stuard, 33, of Mount Blanchard, who led a State Highway Patrol trooper on a short chase through Findlay which ended in an accident.

The trooper was attempting to stop Stuard for speeding on West Main Cross Street at 11:22 p.m. when Stuard sped away. Stuard’s car struck a stop sign before hitting two utility poles on Blanchard Avenue near Fremont Avenue and catching fire, the patrol reported.

Stuard was pronounced dead at the scene. Palacios was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital following the accident.

Funeral arrangements for Palacios are being handled by the Coldren-Crates Funeral Home. A notice of his death appears on Page A5 of today’s edition of The Courier.

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