Drunk Driving Accidents in Lexington, KY

Get Help from Our Lexington Car Accident Lawyer

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported that in 2012, more than 10,000 people died in an accident involving alcohol. Statistics such as this clearly show what a danger drunk driving is to motorists throughout the nation - and also close to home. For example, the Analysis of Crash Data in Kentucky 2007-2011 reported Fayette County as having one of the highest rates of crashes involving alcohol in Kentucky, ranking it at #12 overall. Per the data in this report, the county saw over 2,400 alcohol-related crashes from 2007 to 2011.

Protecting Your Rights: Fighting for Full & Fair Compensation

If you have been injured in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, it is important for you to know that the law does allow for you to make a claim for just financial compensation. While drivers convicted of drinking and driving will face criminal penalties, these do not provide any sort of compensation for the injured. To ensure you are protected under the law, you will need to pursue a civil case separate from the criminal case.

Attorney James Vaught is here to help you during this process. As a Lexington personal injury lawyer, he is well-known for his devotion to his clients and his thorough, meticulous approach to all cases. Attorney Vaught always takes the time to get to know his clients and understand what they have been through. By letting them tell their story, he is better able to prepare his case and ensure that all damages are recovered on their behalf.

When working on a personal injury case, Attorney Vaught will do everything he can to fight for a maximum recovery on behalf of his clients. This will include compensation for economic and non-economic damages:

  • Medical bills
  • Lost wages
  • Diminished earning capacity
  • Pain & suffering
  • And more

Schedule Your Confidential Consultation by Calling Today

Although he is located in Lexington, Attorney Vaught makes himself available to help injured people throughout Kentucky. Contact us if you would like to schedule your no-obligation consultation !