The world's most successful female television journalist appears to have been killed in a motel fire. But when the woman walks into the press conference where Quincy is announcing the cause of her death, people begin to question Quincy's competence. He has dental and x-ray evidence that support his findings, but when he starts hounding the journalist, trying to figure out who she really is, his career is in jeopardy. Written by
Did You Know?
At the opening bungalow fire sequence, the 1974 Ward LaFrance Engine 51 featured on EMERGENCY! makes an appearance in an original scene. This engine, quartered at Universal Studios at the time, would appear in new scenes on Quincy several more times in its original 51 markings, including in the episode "Aftermath". See more
It never occurs to Quincy or anyone to check Jessica's handwriting. The simplest foolproof way to show if an identical twin is impersonating the other twin is to simply compare handwriting. No matter how identical twins may be, their handwriting is always markedly different. See more