This series features the adventures of the paramedics of Los Angeles Country Fire Dept. Station 51, John Gage (Randolph Mantooth) and Roy DeSoto (Kevin Tighe). Together they respond to emergencies ranging from false alarms to major disasters.
Last EpisodeTV Movie: The Convention Aired: Jul. 03, 1979
San Francisco firefighters and paramedics rescue a man. A paramedic convention brings Gage and DeSoto back to San Francisco. While attending …
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (factual errors): In this flashback episode, of the TV pilot movie, Johnny tells Roy that he was working B shift at Station 8. However, the station and companies are listed as station 10.
- Goof (crew or equipment visible): During the factory fire, the shadows of the camera operator and boom mic technician are visible in some shots (probably to give a "live news" feel).
- Engine 51 also appeared in a fire training film titled "Countdown to Disaster."