Franklin County, Texas
Franklin County sits in the northern part of East Texas. The Sulphur River forms its northern border with Red River County. It is bordered on the east by Titus County, on the southeast by Camp County, on the south by Wood County and on the west by Hopkins County. Mount Vernon is the county seat. Interstate 30 runs through the middle of the county connecting it with Mount Pleasant and Texarkana to the east and the Dallas/Fort Worth area to the west. Lake Cypress Springs and Lake Bob Sandlin sit in the southeast corner of the county. The major highways in the county are U.S. 30, U.S. 67 and Texas Highway 37. The northwest tip of Franklin County touches Delta County. Franklin County had a population of 9,458 in the 2000 census. Most of the population is concentrated in Mount Vernon and Winnsboro. Mount Vernon and Winnsboro are the only two incorporated cities in Franklin County. Mount Vernon ISD is the only school district located entirely in the county. Four additional school districts, Rivercrest ISD, Saltillo ISD, Sulphur Bluff ISD, and Winnsboro ISD, overlap into Franklin County.
Earl Drott is board certified in personal injury trial law and for more than 36 years has handled personal injury and wrongful death claims in Tyler and the surrounding East Texas area. With a philosophy of helping all injured people the firm may find itself working on a car wreck claim involving soft tissue injuries one day and a wrongful death case the next day. As a Franklin County injury lawyer Earl Drott has successfully tried a substantial number of personal injury cases to verdict. The vast majority of the firm’s injury cases are referred to the firm by past personal injury clients or area lawyers who choose to trust their personal injury clients to the firm.
While many of the firm’s clients have been involved in 18-wheeler, motorcycle, or auto accidents , with over 36 years of experience as a Franklin County injury attorney Earl Drott has developed considerable expertise in a broad range of personal injury case types. Injury victims in need of a Franklin County accident attorney should contact us today.
To get from Franklin County to Tyler proceed east on U.S. 67 toward Mount Pleasant passing through the community of Winfield. Turn right on U.S. 271/Highway 49 and turn right again on U.S. 271 toward Pittsburg. Stay on U.S. 271 through Pittsburg and Gilmer. At the intersection of U.S. 271 and Loop 135 in Gladewater go left on Loop 135 and pass through the intersection with U.S. 80. At the intersection of Loop 135 and U.S. 271 go left. At the intersection of U.S. 271 and Highway 155 continue on U.S. 271 into Tyler. U.S. 271 becomes Beckham Avenue in Tyler. Continue on Beckham Avenue until it becomes Highway 110 South. At the intersection of Golden Road turn right. Earl Drott Law, is located in the Bank of America building on the right.