Injury in Clayton County
Clayton County has a population base of 265,000 people with 104,000 households. Clayton County has a land area mass of 141 square miles. The median household income in Clayton County is $42,936.00. Clayton County became a county and was incorporated on November 30, 1858. Clayton County was formed from land that was previously part of Fayette and Henry Counties. The county was named after judge Augustin S. Clayton who was a Georgia congressman whose popularity rose because of his stance against tariffs. The original name for the county seat of Clayton County was a city named Leaksville which then changed its name to Jonesboro as a nod of approval to a railroad surveyor who won favor with the locals upon arrival of the rail line.
Clayton County is made up of the following cities: Jonesboro, Forest Park, Lake City, Lovejoy, Morrow and Riverdale. Clayton County is just fifteen (15) miles south of Atlanta, Georgia. Back in 1969 Clayton County was designated as the official home of “Gone With the Wind” by the Mitchell family. In the book, Jonesboro was the setting for the fictional Tara Plantation in “Gone With the Wind”. When visiting Clayton County, you will be captivated by a restored plantation, delighted by the historic home tours and fascinated by the Road to Tara Museum which is located in the city of Jonesboro.
Clayton County offers a delightful array of activities and venues to enrich the mind and nourish the artistic soul. In Clayton County you can attend a performance at the Clayton County Performing Arts Center or enjoy a concert at Clayton State University’s acoustically superior Spivey Hall. Arts, culture, history and heritage all come alive when visiting Clayton County. Clayton County is a great choice if you are flying in or out of Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, the busiest airport in the world, and is easily accessible by Interstate highways 75, 85 and 285.
If you or a loved one are injured in Clayton County or in one of the cities located there which are Jonesboro, Forest Park, Lake City, Lovejoy, Morrow and Riverdale, and need a trucking accident or car accident attorney to help defend your legal rights, the Law Offices of Falanga and Chalker are here to help. Always remember that insurance companies train their employees to manipulate situations and offer a settlement which is way too low, so please don’t make the mistake of settling without adequate legal representation with an insurance company. Falanga and Chalker have four offices throughout the state of Georgia, with one being conveniently located in Clayton County in the city of Riverdale. The attorneys at Falanga and Chalker are very experienced and will come to you free of charge to set up an initial consultation. Falanga and Chalker have recovered over $170,000,000.00 million dollars in personal injury damages for their clients.
Residents of Jonesboro, Forest Park, Lake City, Lovejoy, Morrow and Riverdale have an experienced personal injury and wrongful death law firm that has demanded the proper settlement for injured victims in Georgia for over 36 years, located in their own locality. So, if you or a loved one is ever injured in an automobile accident or a trucking accident in Clayton County, or in one of these cities, please call the Law Offices of Falanga and Chalker.