Oh my! I'm glad you got out of that with nothing more serious than a bruised knee, but still, what was the driver thinking? Although hearing the bystanders coming in to help is a little more reassuring. There is still some goodness left in humanity as a whole.
Anyhoo, I hope that insurance comes through and you get reimbursed for your enforced vacation. In the meanwhile, I hope you have enough reading material to keep you occupied.