Q: Should I go to the hospital?
I got in a car wreck.yesterday my car flew down a massive hill into a lake. I got someone to stop so I could use there phone to call 911. But only one cop showed up no medical help. The water was probably 40 degrees that I had to swim out of that my car was sinking in. And now my neck is swollen and has a burning ffeeling I hit the bank really hard the . It has been 24 hours since the accident. And the pain just started to get worse. Should I go now. I don't understand how you can call 911 and tell them you just wrecked your car into a lake and totaled it and no ambulance comes. So I'm guessing I just need to take myself to medical attention
A: Yes, you absolutely need to go to the hospital immediately and get all relevant tests and scans performed on you. Do not waste any time, and be very descriptive as to your injuries and pain you are experiencing. Once you leave the hospital, get into contact with a personal injury attorney right away. Do not make any statements regarding the accident until you speak to an attorney.
Similarly, how did the accident occur, were you at fault? Depending on the specific facts, the approach may change. Many of us offer free consultations, and will take your case on a contingent basis, so it will not cost you anything to obtain a professional's opinion that is tailored to the details of your situation. Further, we can ensure you maximize your recovery and get the compensation you deserve.
A: If you believe your injury warrants an emergency-room visit, go to the emergency room. Otherwise, go see your doctor.
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