The Lincoln County, Missouri personal injury lawyers at E. Ryan Bradley assist victims of all types of Missouri personal injury cases. We find our practice mainly dedicated to helping those hurt in car accidents, bus crashes, motorcycle accidents and ATV incidents throughout Missouri. Our Missouri accident lawyers are called upon to help people with personal injuries from Elsberry, Moscow Mills, and Troy, the three largest cities in Lincoln County.
Lincoln County is located along the Mississippi River, just north of the St. Louis Metropolitan and St. Charles County areas. Lincoln County’s population increased from 38,944 to 53,311, almost 40%, in just nine years. Lincoln County has only 62 residents per square mile and is conveniently located near the St. Louis metro area. Lincoln County’s proximity to St. Louis also means the median travel time to work for Lincoln County residents is greater than 30 minutes, 35% more than the average for Missouri residents. An astonishing rate of growth and increase in commuter travel times naturally leads to increased probabilities of Lincoln County, Missouri motor vehicle accidents.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, there were 810 traffic accidents during 2009 in Lincoln County, 30% of which involved injuries or wrongful deaths. The number of fatalities and personal injuries related to Lincoln County motor vehicle accidents decreased almost 75% in 2010, making it one of the safer counties in Missouri. Even though Lincoln County is relatively safe for the more common, 2-vehicle traffic accidents, it ranks in the top 20% for motorcycle accidents in the entire state. This number is staggering, especially taking into account, one Missourian is killed every 4.5 hours in an accident involving one or more motorcycles.
If you find yourself involved in a car, truck, or motorcycle accident in Lincoln County, Missouri, here a few links you may find helpful:
If your injury claim cannot be settled with the insurance company and the incident giving rise to your case occurred within Lincoln County, your personal injury lawsuit would need to be filed with the Circuit Clerk’s office. The Circuit Court of Lincoln County is located at 45 Business Park Drive, Troy, Missouri. Missouri personal injury laws are very complex and it is important to speak with an experienced attorney prior to filling any personal injury claims to avoid your pleadings being dismissed by the Court.
Our Lincoln County Missouri accident lawyers do not charge any fee for a consultation. If you are unable to travel due to your injuries, our attorneys will make arrangements to visit with you at your home or hospital room. If you decide to hire our injury lawyers, we do not earn an attorneys’ fee unless we are successful on your case. Call 314-400-0000 today to speak with one of our lawyers about your legal rights.