Roy convinces John to join the paramedic program. They must deal with the opposition from both medical and civil authorities, including one of their staunchest opponents: Dr. Brackett. Eventually seeing the advantages of the program, his testimony proves the key to getting paramedic legislation passed. The paramedics assist the victims of a car accident (including Dixie, who is injured at the scene) and rescue workers from a tunnel cave-in. Written by
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The fire station where John Gage was stationed at the beginning (Station 10) is L.A. County Fire Station 8, located at 7643 Santa Monica Blvd., in West Hollywood. See more
In the intro, four SCU tones are sounded for the factory fire. Since 7 units are summoned to the fire, with 5 of them being in Station 10, there should only be a maximum of 3 stations responding to the fire, and therefore 3 SCU tones. See more
Paramedic John Gage
[Gage learns that the man he rescued had worsened beyond hope in transit to the hospital because his team was not able to medically stabilize him first
Rescue, Hell! All we rescued was a corpse.