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
- Universal Studios renumbered their fire station to 51 in honor of the show.
- The series is popularly credited for encouraging the widespread adoption of paramedic programs across North America.
- The Badges worn by cast members were actual LA County FD Badges. The Badges were held and maintained Fire Department personnel who would distribute and collect them back each day of filming.