In the middle of nowhere, MacGyver gets involved in a car accident. He is luckily found by an Amish family and nursed back to health. MacGyver then helps the Amish community to confront a construction crew that is trying to force them off their land.
A teenage prostitute is trying to leave her pimp and return to her family. As MacGyver helps her to do this, it is revealed that she is also being abused by her father who blames her for the death of his wife.
A downed World War II plane in the Arctic is suspected of containing lots of gold. As a joint US-Russian team goes to retrieve the gold that turns up missing, MacGyver thinks that a US soldier is the man responsible for the theft.