Pain in the Neck After an Accident? Here's What You Need to Know
If you've recently been in an accident, and your neck is painful and stiff, you may have whiplash. Here's what you need to know. A Pain in the Neck and Other Symptoms An impact with another vehicle in a car crash can put too much strain on your cervical lordosis, which is the natural curve of your neck and spine. Any damage or change to the cervical lordosis can impact other tissues and structures in your neck and spine, and this usually results in stiffness and pain.