Personal Injury Accident Attorney and Lawyer in Burlington, Kansas. Brad Pistotnik Law helps injury victims and is an accident attorney practicing across the State of Kansas including Burlington and Coffey County. Brad Pistotnik Law has personal injury attorneys and personal injury lawyers who are truly experienced in getting money for people involved in personal injury accidents. Our personal injury lawyers handle auto accidents, car accidents, motorcycle accidents and our personal injury attorneys handle truck accidents, tractor-trailer accidents and semi accidents.
Burlington was founded in 1857 and named after Burlington, Vermont, the native home of one of its founders. The first post office in Burlington was established in 1858, when it was removed from the now extinct town of Hampden. Located just northeast of Burlington is the Wolf Creek Generating Station, the only nuclear power plant in Kansas. This plant is situated on Coffey County Lake, which was constructed as the cooling lake for the plant. The plant has been generating electricity since 1985, and is a local landmark. Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation ("WCNOC") operates the plant, and is a subsidiary of the plant's owners, Kansas Gas & Electric (part of Westar), Kansas City Power & Light (part of Great Plains Energy), and KEPCO (an association of Kansas electric power cooperatives).
Allen County Community College offers classes at Burlington High School, both for adults and for high school students who may earn concurrent credits. The Neosho River has been the major influence on the history of Burlington from fur trading to flour milling, to farming in its fertile valley basin, to electrical power generating, to providing city water source. For many years the City of Burlington made claim and was known as the “Catfish Capitol of the World” because of the large size and number of catfish caught in the Neosho River near the city. Burlington has many interesting and unique people making it a cultural and interesting place to visit.
People needing an accident attorney or lawyer in the Burlington and Coffey County area can get an accident attorney quickly by looking at BradPistotniklaw.com for a free consultation. Brad can be reached at any time at 800-241-BRAD. He can be reached on his cell phone at 316-706-5020. Tony Atterbury can be reached at 316-617-9237.
One of the ZIP codes for Burlington is 66839. Burlington has a 2010 population of approximately 2,674 people. Burlington and Coffey County are known for having very dangerous highway areas for traffic accidents that are fatal. Burlington can be reached from a group of highways including US Highway 71 and other roads. Burlington’s highways have substantial traffic flow of tractor-trailers, big rigs and 18 wheelers. The shoulders on these roads are very narrow. A large number of Kansans in Burlington are killed or severely injured every year due to the negligence of large trucks driving across the state on these dangerous highways to avoid toll and weigh stations. Be careful when traveling on US Highway 71 so that you and your family are safe.