Terrell, Texas Accident
Earl Drott is board certified in personal injury trial law and for more than 37 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 Terrell injury attorney 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 37 years of experience as a Terrell injury lawyer Earl Drott has developed considerable expertise in a broad range of personal injury case types. Injury victims in need of a Terrell accident lawyer should contact us today.
Terrell, Texas, is in the northern part of Kaufman County and lies approximately 30 miles to the east of Dallas. Interstate Highway 20 passes along its southern edge and Highway 80 runs through the middle of the city. Terrell is quickly becoming just another suburb of Dallas. Like many small cities in Texas it came into existence in 1873 when the Texas and Pacific Railway came through. The city was named after one of the early settlers in the area, Robert A. Terrell. Ten years after it was incorporated it was a bustling city of 3,000 served by three cotton gins. In 1885 the North Texas Insane Asylum was opened which continues to serve the area to this day as the Terrell State Hospital. The Terrell State Hospital has 316 beds and is accredited by The Joint Commission. The town’s economy focuses primarily on agriculture and manufacturing.
The population of Terrell in the 2000 census was 13,606 residents. Each year Terrell hosts a widely attended World War II Veterans Reunion which includes period aircraft and military equipment, skydiving, and a fly-in. The city’s famous residents include Jamie Foxx who graduated from Terrell High School in 1986. The population includes 4,605 households with a median household income of $33,036 and a per capita income of $16,405. The higher education needs of the community are provided by the local campuses of Trinity Valley Community College and Southwestern Christian College.
To get to the offices of Earl Drott, P.C.,, head south on South Virginia Street and take the first left toward U.S. Highway 80 East/East Moore Avenue. Turn right onto U.S. Highway 80 East/East Moore Avenue and continue to follow U.S. Highway 80 East for approximately 17 miles. Bear right onto Texas Highway 64 East/Corkey Boyd Avenue and continue to follow Texas Highway 64 East for approximately 47 miles. At the intersection of Highway 64 and Texas 323 Loop South in Tyler turn right. Proceed on Loop 323 for approximately ½ mile and turn left onto Texas Highway 31 East. Proceed onto Texas Highway 31 East to the intersection with South Glenwood Boulevard and turn right. South Glenwood Boulevard continues as Texas 110 South/Texas Highway 155 North/Texas Highway 64 East/West Fifth Street until it intersects with Texas Highway 110 South/South Beckham Avenue. Go to the intersection with Golden Road. Earl Drott Law,, is in the Bank of America building on the right.