Take three steps right away if you’ve been hurt in a car crash in Columbia. First, call 911 to request emergency assistance. Wait for the Columbia Police or South Carolina Highway Patrol to arrive and secure the scene. Then, get medical attention at Prisma Health Baptist Hospital or another local medical center. Even if you feel fine, get checked out by a doctor to protect your health and document your injuries. Finally, contact a Law.com featured attorney to protect your legal rights, before you talk to the insurance company.