Pointe Coupee Parish, pronounced “Point Kóo-Pee” and “Point Coo-Pea” in English (French: Paroisse de la Pointe-Coupée), is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2013 census, the population was 22,499. The parish seat is New Roads.
Pointe Coupee Parish is part of the Baton Rouge, LA Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Pointe Coupee Parish (pronounced point coo-pay) was organized by European Americans in 1805 as part of the Territory of Orleans (statehood for Louisiana followed in 1812). There were minor boundary adjustments with neighboring parishes up through 1852, when its boundaries stabilized.
In 2008, Pointe Coupee was one of the communities that suffered the most damage by Hurricane Gustav.
INCIDENCE OF CAR ACCIDENTS IN POINTE COUPEE PARISH
The major highway is U.S. Hwy. 190.
In 2014, statistics show that 14 people were injured in automobile crashes in Pointe Coupee Parish.
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Those injured in auto accidents may be entitled to recover compensation for damages suffered as a result of the accident, including, but not limited to, lost work wages, hospital bills, and physical/emotional trauma, but often times it takes an experienced accident lawyer to fight for the compensation you deserve.
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 accidents, brain 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 Pointe Coupee Parish, 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 accident injury lawyer with the handling of your claim or case.
COMMUNITY RESOURCES AND LINKS:
POINTE COUPEE PARISH CLERK OF COURT
215 Main St
New Roads, LA 70760
18TH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT-POINTE COUPEE PARISH
Pointe Coupee Parish Courthouse
New Roads, LA 70760
MIDDLE DISTRICT LOUISIANA-U.S. DISTRICT COURT
Russell B. Long Building and Federal Courthouse
777 Florida Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
LOUISIANA COURT OF APPEALS, FIRST CIRCUIT
Court of Appeal, First Circuit
1600 North Third Street
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
POINTE COUPEE PARISH SHERIFF’S OFFICE
215 Main St
New Roads, LA
LOUISIANA STATE POLICE-TROOP A
17801 Highland Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70810