What is my recourse if there was no response to a 911 call for almost 40 minutes?

Question Details: About 10 days ago, I was pulled from floodwater, unconscious with hypothermia and clinging to a tree for my life. My body temperature was below 90 degrees. The first call was made around 7:00 am reporting they had seen a body floating in the backwater. Then a second call came in around 7:35 am stating there was a man clinging to a tree in the floodwater and that the caller was going in after me. The second caller said within minutes police and first responders were on the scene and assisted the caller with my rescue. Both callers reported me in the same location only 3 miles from the local law enforcement office and 5 miles from the local emt station. Once I regained consciousness at the hospital they told me I was very lucky to be alive. Should the county be held responsible for there negligence. The last thing I remember is grabbing a hold of that tree and if I wouldn't have I most certain would have drowned.

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