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
- In preparation for their roles, Mantooth and Tighe took all of the paramedic training. In fact, save for the written final exam, they were fully qualified to serve as Los Angeles County paramedics.
- The portable radio phone that the paramedic team uses to communicate with Rampart Hospital in the field is a Biophone 3502 radio.
- Goof (revealing mistake): When Dr. Brackett is operating on a man's chest with an injury caused by a lawn mower, you can clearly see an "animal respirator" being used.