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PORT ALLEN ACCIDENT INJURY ATTORNEY

PORT ALLEN ACCIDENT INJURY ATTORNEY

Port Allen is a city in and the parish seat of West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States. Port Allen is located between Interstate 10 and US Highway 190. The population was 5,143 at the 2013 census. It is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area.

 

Port Allen is home to the Mississippi Riverfront Development which provides a panoramic view of the Mississippi River and Baton Rouge, the West Baton Rouge Museum, the City of Port Allen Railroad Depot, Scott’s Cemetery, the Port of Greater Baton Rouge, the Port Allen Lock.

 

The registered historical places in Port Allen include: Aillet House, Allendale Plantation Historic District, Cohn High School, Monte Vista Plantation House, Poplar Grove Plantation House, Port Allen Middle School, Sandbar Plantation House, and the Smithfield Plantation House.

 

Port Allen Festivals include the Lagniappe Dulcimer Fete Festival, Port Allen Bonfires on the Mississippi River, SugarFest, West Baton Rouge Parish Fair, and the Oldies but Goodies Fest.

 

The West Baton Rouge Museum complex includes the museum, the circa 1830 Aillet House, an 1850s slave cabin, and three antebellum worker’s cabins from the plantation of Henry Watkins Allen, the last Confederate Governor of Louisiana and the Mayor for whom Port Allen was named in 1854.

 

Port Allen is the hometown of Tracy Porter, currently a cornerback for the Oakland Raiders, who played for the New Orleans Saints in 2009, and clinched the Saints’ win in Super Bowl XLIV with his late fourth quarter interception of a pass by Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning. In the aftermath of the Super Bowl win, Port Allen first jokingly renamed the city “Porter Allen” for a day in Porter’s honor, then later named a street after him.

 

INCIDENCE OF CAR ACCIDENTS IN WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH

 

Port Allen is located between Interstate 10 and US Highway 190 on the West bank of the Mississippi River.

In 2014,  statistics show that 114 people injured in automobile crashes in Port Allen, La. There was 1 fatality as well. Congestion and collisions are major problems, and upgrades to the interstate systems have been ongoing for many years.

 

For additional information on accident statistics refer to:

 

http://datareports.lsu.edu/CrashReportIndex.aspx

 

The accident injury attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have the refined skill and lengthy litigation experience necessary to handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including automobile accidents, trucking accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, workplace accidents, toxic torts, products liability, birth injuries, and brain injuries, among many others.

 

The circumstances surrounding any accident claim can oftentimes be complex, which leads to great difficulty determining who is liable for resulting damages.

 

Our accident injury lawyers handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including car accidents, trucking accidents, bus accidents, offshore accidentsbrain injuries and wrongful death claims. It takes an experienced accident injury attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.

 

If you or a loved one have suffered a personal injury in Port Allen, Louisiana, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Our Baton Rouge Office: (225) 922-4416 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573.

 

An experienced personal injury attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.
 Our staff of Paralegals, Assistants, Clerks, and Investigators, work diligently to assist your personal injury lawyer with the handling of your claim.

 

COMMUNITY RESOURCES AND LINKS:

 

WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH CLERK OF COURT

850 8th Street

Port Allen, LA 70767

(225) 383-0378

 

18TH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT

West Baton Rouge Parish Courthouse

850 Eighth Street

Port Allen, LA 70767

(225) 383-0378

 

LOUISIANA COURT OF APPEALS, FIRST CIRCUIT:

Court of Appeal, First Circuit

1600 North Third Street

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802

 

MIDDLE DISTRICT LOUISIANA-U.S. DISTRICT COURT

Russell B. Long Building and Federal Courthouse

777 Florida Street

Suite 139

Baton Rouge, LA 70801

 

PORT ALLEN POLICE DEPARTMENT

375 Court Street

Port Allen, LA 70767

(225) 343-5525

 

 

WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH SHERIFF’S OFFICE

850 8th Street

PO Box 129

Port Allen, LA 70767

(225) 343-9234

 

LOUISIANA STATE POLICE-TROOP A

17801 Highland Rd

Baton Rouge, LA 70810

(225) 754-8500

DON'T DELAY! YOU MAY HAVE A VALID CLAIM AND BE ENTITLED TO COMPENSATION FOR YOUR INJURIES, BUT A LAWSUIT MUST BE FILED BEFORE THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS EXPIRES.