Is my Sciatica related to an insignificant accident 5 years ago?

Patient : Could my back pain be caused by a fall off a bus 5 years ago? I had a sore back for a few days after hitting it on the step of the bus but I have started experiencing low levels of sciatica 5 years later. Do you think this is serious enough to see a doctor?
Symptoms:  sciatica, pain in back, sore to rub(not gently but a reasonable pressure)
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