Sit down with an attorney to determine if you even gave grounds to sue--as part if the discussion the issue if your damages will arise. On the facts you posted, its not clear if you could 'win' such a suit or have any damages to claim that could be tied to the incident.
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Contact a personal injury attorney in your area for a consultation. This is not the type of question that can be answered on the AVVO site.