GRAND RAPIDS, MI – A Grand Rapids man is dead following a fatal car accident that occurred on Friday, November 27th, 2015.
At about 2:30 a.m., the 58-year-old man, Jack Louis Palecki, was driving westbound on 28th Street near Kalamazoo Avenue when he lost control of his car, crossed the center-line and hit a utility pole on the south side of the street. He was declared dead at the scene. There were no other occupants in the vehicle.
Authorities believe speed was a factor in the crash.