List of Rescue 911 episodes

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The following is a list of episodes of the CBS television series Rescue 911. Unless indicated, segment titles are as they appeared in 1990's TV listings (e.g., as compiled by Fancast) when Rescue 911 aired in syndication. Titles denoted with an asterisk (*) were obtained from other sources, and may be incorrect.

Contents

Specials[edit]

Special #1 (october, 1977)[edit]

Pilot Episode The segments may not have been presented in the order listed

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Church Bus" July 17, 1987 Comfort, Texas Helicopters attempt to rescue a bus load of children stranded in the flooded Guadalupe River
"Houston Trauma Docu" n/a Houston, Texas A stabbing victim and a baby injured in a car accident are treated at Ben Taub General Hospital (Docu segment) Ben Taub Trauma Center on Google Street View
"Arlington" December 14, 1988 Arlington, Texas An intruder breaks into a girl's house and attempts to kill her brother and father
"Baby Fire Rescue" February 9, 1989 Washington, D.C. A babysitter must toss 8 babies out the window during an apartment fire

Special #2 (May 9, 1989)[edit]

Second Pilot Episode The segments may not have been presented in the order listed

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Icy River" December 4, 1987 Moorhead, Minnesota A boy falls into the frozen Red River
"Sudden Death" 1989 Houston, Texas Houston paramedics respond to calls involving patients in cardiac arrest (Docu segment)
"911 Arsonist" January 29, 1989 Houston, Texas A youth sets a house on fire, then calls 911 repeatedly to taunt the police
"Dog Rescue" July 31, 1987 Chesterfield, Virginia An 8-year-old girl is abducted and stabbed while fishing. Actress Hillary Bost played abducted girl Joanna Chinnis (Reaired on Episode 1.13 on December 12, 1989) Hillary Bost
"Highway Hero" March 23, 1987 Timonium, Maryland A high-speed chase on Interstate 83 involving a suicidal woman who sped head-on into oncoming traffic

Season 1[edit]

  • Season 1 consists of 30 episodes.
  • This was the first season to use the 1985 CBS Entertainment Productions logo.
  • This was the only season to have the 1984 CBS Broadcast International logo nicknamed "The Lined Globe".
  • This was the first season to use the 1989-1991 Arnold Shapiro Productions logo in which the text reads "An ARNOLD SHAPIRO Production In Cooperation With"

Episode 1.1 (September 5, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Arroyo Boy" June 10, 1988 Albuquerque, New Mexico A teenage boy is swept into a floodwater channel while skateboarding, and a firefighter gets swept away trying to save him
"Parachute" April 18, 1987 Coolidge, Arizona Debbie Williams, a sky diver, collides in mid-air and is knocked unconscious Director Chris Pechin's storyboards
"Supermarket Hostage" August 1, 1987 Elkhart, Indiana Employees and customers at a supermarket are taken hostage during a robbery

Weapon Involved: Revolver

"New York City Fire Fighters" July 4, 1989 New York, New York New York City firefighters respond to a fire on the Fourth of July (Docu Segment) Fire location on Google Street View
"911 Birth" May 16, 1989 Cobb County, Georgia A woman gives birth while home with her young daughter

Episode 1.2 (September 12, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Dames Point Bridge Rescue" May 15, 1989 Jacksonville, Florida The rope holding a bucket used for an inspection of the Dames Point Bridge fails Bridge on Google Street View
"CPR Baby" May 16, 1988 Xenia, Ohio An infant stops breathing following a seizure
"Conrail Train" May 1, 1989 Ramsey, New Jersey Two young boys are nearly hit by a train
"Maryland Med (Chad)" n/a Baltimore, Maryland A teenager is in a car accident (Docu Segment)
"Pool Electrocution" May 27, 1989 Houston, Texas A teen touches a power line with a pool vacuum pole

Episode 1.3 (September 19, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Player Down" November 7, 1986 Springdale, Arkansas A teen suffers cardiac arrest during a high school football game
"Air Five" July 1, 1989 Los Angeles, California Helicopter crew aids a man who fell off a cliff (Docu Segment)
"American River" March 23, 1982 American River, California A man is pinned underwater by a boulder
"Landing Gear" March 12, 1985 St. Augustine, Florida A plane's landing gear gets jammed
"Remorseful Burglar" May 19, 1989 Los Angeles, California A burglar calls 911 when he gets trapped inside a glass store

Episode 1.4 (September 26, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"St. Joseph River" October 21, 1987 Elkhart, Indiana A girl driving in a vehicle with an automatic transmission with a learner's permit crashes into a river
"Lansing Stabbing" October 16, 1988 Lansing, Michigan A woman is stabbed by an intruder who waited in her home for her to return
"River Raft" May 24, 1989 Hamilton, Ohio A rafter is trapped after his raft capsizes River location on Google Street View
"Pittsburgh Transplant Doc" n/a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Three patients await organ transplants at Presbyterian-University Hospital (Docu segment)
"Storm Drain Girl" June 26, 1989 Houston, Texas A 7-year-old girl is swept into a storm drain during Tropical Storm Allison

Episode 1.5 (October 3, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Shaft Toddler" April 24, 1986 Colts Neck Township, New Jersey A boy is trapped in a deep shaft
"Easter Hunt" March 25, 1989 Glamis, California Relatives and others use a helicopter to search for a man needing a kidney transplant in a large RV campsite.
"Furnace Fire" June 21, 1988 Ellicott, Colorado A propane explosion severely burns a father and two children.
"Swamp Save" August 11, 1988 Baton Rouge, Louisiana A truck driver on Interstate 10 falls through the windshield of his truck and into the Atchafalaya Swamp following a crash Satellite image of event site

Episode 1.6 (October 10, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Pool Child" July 6, 1988 New Iberia, Louisiana A boy gets stuck in a pool drain
"Atlanta Fire" June 30, 1989 Georgia A fire in a high-rise office building
"911 Break-In Boy" June 6, 1986 Salinas, California Two children at home alone hide from an intruder
"Baltimore Cops" February 18, 1989 Baltimore, Maryland A restaurant employee is murdered (Docu segment)
"Highway Hero" March 23, 1987 Timonium, Maryland A high-speed chase on Interstate 83 (repeat from the second pilot episode)

Episode 1.7 (October 17, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Flooded Cave" July 1, 1985 Lawrence County, Indiana A young man is trapped for 3 days in a cave in Spring Mill State Park
"SF Neonatal Docu" March 1989 San Francisco, California Premature twins are treated at a perinatal hospital (Docu segment) Mt. Zion Hospital on Google Street View
"Residental Robbery" February 12, 1989 San Dimas, California The owner of a trucking business is robbed of the cash he kept in a safe in his home in the presence of his family
"San Francisco Fire Fighters" San Francisco, California A firefighter describes his day at work (Docu segment) Fire scene on Google Street View
"Child Molester" April 30, 1988 Hayward, California A girl is abducted while walking home from a bowling alley Arrest site on Google Street View

Episode 1.8 (October 24, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Feed-Bin Boy" n/a South Franklin Township, Pennsylvania A toddler falls into a feed chute and suffocates
"Police Quagmire"

[October 14, 1988

Baltimore, Maryland Following a high-speed chase and foot pursuit, an officer is stuck in a swamp Swamp site on Google Street View
"Smoke-Filled House" December 17, 1986 Olympia, Washington A woman is trapped in her burning house
n/a n/a Miami, Florida Ride-along with a Miami undercover cop (Docu segment)
"Icy River" December 4, 1987 Moorhead, Minnesota A boy falls into the frozen Red River (Repeat from second pilot episode)

Episode 1.9 (October 31, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Rifle" August 1, 1989 Indianapolis, Indiana A girl is accidentally shot by her father's gun

Weapon Involved: .30-30 lever action rifle

"Double Football Player" May 27, 1989 Murfreesboro, Tennessee Former NFL player Jerry Anderson dies while saving a boy from drowning
"Apartment Fire Hero" October 26, 1987 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania A 16-year-old boy rescues small children in a house fire
"Sudden Death" 1989 Houston, Texas Houston paramedics respond to calls involving patients in cardiac arrest (Docu segment) (repeated from second pilot episode)

Episode 1.10 (November 7, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Funny Car" July 22, 1989 Denver, Colorado Drag racer Don Gay Jr.'s funny car explodes during a race
"Infrared" July 18, 1989 Fort Worth, Texas Police helicopter uses flir device to track a fleeing burglar
"Dirt Bike Boy" August 16, 1989 Amarillo, Texas A boy on a dirt-bike falls off a 30-foot cliff
"Stranded Octos" January 19, 1989 Charleston, South Carolina An elderly couple on a fishing boat is lost at sea for five days

Episode 1.11 (November 14, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Under the Bed" August 21, 1989 Los Angeles, California A teen on the phone with 911 hides under the bed when intruders enter her house
"Phoenix Aerovac" February 5, 1988 Phoenix, Arizona Helicopter crew picks up a young girl kicked in the face by a horse (Docu segment)
"Double Electrocution" July 20, 1989 Fallon, Nevada An accident on US 50 knocks down power lines, one of the victims is severely electrocuted, and a bystander attempting to save him is also electrocuted.
n/a June 10, 1989 Castle Rock, Colorado Two girls are missing at Devil's Head Lookout

Episode 1.12 (November 28, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Smart Victim" May 5, 1989 Tucson, Arizona When a woman is assaulted in her home, she sneaks a call to 911 when pretending to be on the phone with her job.
"Heart Attack Hubby" July 1, 1989 Kingwood, Texas A dispatcher's husband goes into cardiac arrest while she is on duty, and she receives the call
"Hijacked Ambulance" October 19, 1985 West Windsor, New Jersey An arrested man feigns a heart attack, then takes an ambulance crew as hostages
"911 Dad's Baby" September 3, 1989 Huntington Beach, California A man must deliver his wife's baby with the help of a 911 operator

Episode 1.13 (December 12, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Conference Call" July 20, 1989 Dallas, Texas A mentally ill man shoots his sister and threatens other family members

Weapon Involved: Revolver

"Puerto Rico" December 31, 1986 San Juan, Puerto Rico Dupont Plaza Hotel arson
"Heimlich Brothers" April 24, 1989 Baton Rouge, Louisiana A boy does the Heimlich maneuver on his choking brother just hours after learning it
"Dog Rescue" July 31, 1987 Chesterfield, Virginia An 8-year-old girl is abducted and stabbed while fishing. Actress Hillary Bost played abducted girl Joanna Chinnis(repeat from the second pilot episode) Hillary Bost

Episode 1.14 (December 19, 1989)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Seattle Cop Down" May 15, 1989 Seattle, Washington Good Samaritans aid a wounded police officer and help police to track down the shooters
"Gas Leak Hero" November 6, 1988 Skokie, Illinois An elderly man and woman are poisoned by carbon monoxide
"Catalina Diver" May 14, 1989 Santa Catalina Island, California A scuba diver surfaces too quickly and gets the bends
"Baby Fire Rescue" February 9, 1989 Washington, D.C. A babysitter must toss 8 babies out the window during an apartment fire (repeat from the pilot episode)

Episode 1.15 (January 2, 1990)[edit]

[30-Minute Episode]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Dynamite" August 17, 1989 Whatcom County, Washington A stick of dynamite explodes in a man's hand
"Rocking Chair" September 26, 1988 Brookfield, Connecticut Two ex-convicts rob a family winery and then lead police on a high speed chase

Episode 1.16 (January 9, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Chemistry Hero" January 31, 1989 Durham, North Carolina A chemistry student accidentally creates an explosive compound and when his teacher rushes to get it out of the building, the beaker explodes in his face Event site on Google Street View
"De-Fib Phone" January 1, 1988 St. Louis, Missouri A home defibrillator is used for the first time ever to save a life
"Amtrak" January 4, 1987 Chase, Maryland An Amtrak passenger train crashes into three parked railroad cars
Main article: Chase, Maryland rail wreck
"Arlington 911" December 14, 1988 Arlington, Texas An intruder breaks into a girl's house and attempts to kill her brother and father (repeat from the pilot episode)

Episode 1.17 (January 23, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Blind Hero" December 31, 1987 Novato, California A blind man's apartment catches fire, and he helps evacuate his neighbors Fire location on Google Street View
"Runaway Garbage Truck" August 4, 1989 Frankfort, Kentucky A garbage truck being towed breaks loose and falls, crushing 3 occupied cars
"Motel Hostage" September 13, 1989 Richmond, Virginia A Red Roof Inn is robbed, and one of the suspects takes the clerk hostage Robbery location on Google Street View
"Church Bus" July 17, 1987 Comfort, Texas Helicopters attempt to rescue a bus load of children stranded in the flooded Guadalupe River (repeat from the pilot episode)

Episode 1.18 (January 30, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Hugo I" September 21, 1989 Charleston, South Carolina A radio tower falls on an occupied house during Hurricane Hugo
"Woman Car Rescue" June 10, 1988 Northern California A major accident on Highway 4 leaves a man trapped in a burning car and a woman is the only one trying to save him
"Maryland Med" July 28, 1989 Baltimore, Maryland A young man paralyzed by diving into shallow water is treated at R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center (Docu segment)
"911 Arsonist" January 29, 1989 Houston, Texas A youth sets a house on fire, then calls 911 repeatedly to confess (repeat from the second pilot episode)

Episode 1.19 (February 13, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Resurrection Rescue" August 13, 1988 Washington, D.C. Firefighters revive children pulled from a burning house
"Runaway Boxcars" October 3, 1985 Northville, Michigan Two runaway boxcars push an occupied car down train tracks and a cop risks his life trying to stop them Railroad crossing on Google Street View
"Kidnapped Kids" April 16, 1989 Tyler, Texas A boy sees his friend get kidnapped while walking together and immediately runs home and has the friend's family and other friends and family call for help
"Supermarket Hero" April 19, 1989 Stafford, Virginia After a toddler puts a car in gear, a Giant Food employee is injured preventing a pregnant woman from getting injured

Episode 1.20 (February 27, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Miracle Marine" April 24, 1988 El Toro, California A marine pilot crashes into a runway during an air show
"Boston" October 23, 1989 Boston, Massachusetts A man kills his pregnant wife and commits suicide (Docu Segment)
Main article: Charles Stuart
Location where car was found on Google Street View

Milwaukee Sentinel article on the Rescue 911 segment

"Heart Attack Car Save" February 14, 1989 Jackson, Mississippi Nearby motorists stop a car driven by a man who suffers a heart attack while driving Location near where car was stopped on Google Street View

Episode 1.21 (February 28, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 3-Year-Old" October 10, 1989 Van Nuys, California A 3-year-old boy calls 911 when his mother is choking Emergency location on Google Street View
"Hunting Horror" October 15, 1989 Enaville, Idaho A husband and wife are accidentally shot by a hunter

Weapon Involved: hunting rifle

n/a n/a Albuquerque, New Mexico Domestic Abuse Response Team counsels a family after a domestic disturbance (Docu segment)
"Senior Sharpshooter" November 9, 1989 Toledo, Ohio A woman uses a gun to scare an intruder

Episode 1.22 (March 13, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Asthma" October 27, 1989 Holland, Michigan A woman does rescue breathing as instructed by a dispatcher when her husband has an asthma attack
"Pesky Python" August 25, 1989 Fort Lauderdale, Florida A couple discovers a 20-foot python living under their house
"Octallio Death Trap" March 31, 1989 California A man hauling race car fuel crashes over a rocky precipice
"Virginia Beach EMS" n/a Virginia Beach, Virginia Volunteer paramedics treat accident victims (Docu segment)

Episode 1.23 (March 20, 1990)[edit]

[30-Minute Episode]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Saint Save" n/a Taos, New Mexico A boy is lost in the mountains
"Denver General Knife" n/a Denver, Colorado Paramedics pick up a victim whose throat was slashed in a fight (Docu segment)

Episode 1.24 (March 27, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Deaf Save" October 25, 1989 Chattanooga, Tennessee A deaf woman must use her son as an interpreter to call police when an intruder breaks in
"Logger's Lament" August 10, 1989 Bellingham, Washington A lumberjack is pinned between two logs
"Speedboat Upside-Down" August 12, 1989 St. Louis, Missouri A flip leaves a speedboat racer trapped underwater
"New Orleans Docu Shoot" September 1, 1989 New Orleans, Louisiana A female cop patrols some of the meanest streets of New Orleans (Docu segment)

Episode 1.25 (April 3, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Hidden Phone" October 24, 1989 Taft, Florida An elderly man uses a hidden telephone in his trailer to call 911 after being shot by burglars
"Winter Pool" September 24, 1989 Claremont, California A toddler is found at the bottom of a water filled pool cover
"Mount Whitney" July 25, 1987 Mount Whitney, California Two rock climbers are stranded on Mount Whitney after one breaks his leg
n/a July 29, 1987 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Paramedics treat an elderly woman who was hit by a car and a man who was stabbed with a barbecue fork (Docu segment)

Episode 1.26 (April 10, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Parrot Save" September 23, 1983 East Boston, Massachusetts A parrot alerts its owners of a gas leak during the East Boston gas surge
"Stop, Drop, and Roll" October 30, 1988 Pasadena, Texas A boy catches fire while playing with matches and gasoline
"Lost at Sea" October 16, 1989 Bradenton, Florida Three men are stranded at sea after their fishing boat fails
n/a October 27, 1988 Denver, Colorado Victims involved in a drunk driving accident are taken to Denver General Hospital (Docu segment)

Episode 1.27 (April 25, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Suicide Save" December 11, 1989 Tipton, Iowa,
Tempe, Arizona
A telemarketer reaches an answering machine with a seemingly suicidal message
"Miami Medchopper" n/a Miami, Florida Metro-Dade emergency helicopter picks up two victims shot in a restaurant robbery (Docu segment)
"Hugo II" September 21, 1989 Charleston, South Carolina Stories from Hurricane Hugo including a power outage at a hospital, a dispatcher and her son who were separated during the storm, and victims who sought refuge in a high school that began to flood.

Episode 1.28 (May 1, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Chatty Burglar" December 19, 1989 Salt Lake City, Utah When a Nurse is held hostage by an intruder at her patients house, a 911 dispatcher takes control of the situation and talks to the burglar.
"Whale Save" October 1, 1989 Prince Edward Island Several beached whales are rescued
"Rescuers Rescue" October 1, 1989 Macon, Georgia An ambulance en route to an emergency is in an accident
"Marble Save" November 14, 1989 Norfolk, Virginia A toddler chokes on a marble

Episode 1.29 (May 8, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Runaway Boxcars" October 3, 1985 Northville, Michigan Runaway boxcars push a car down a track
"911 Dad's Baby" September 3, 1989 Huntington Beach, California A man must deliver his wife's baby with the help of a 911 operator
"Woman Car Rescue" June 10, 1988 California A major accident on Highway 4 leaves a man trapped in a burning car
"911 3-Year-Old" October 10, 1989 Van Nuys, California A 3-year-old boy calls 911 when his mother is choking

Episode 1.30 (May 15, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Sibling Stabbing" December 27, 1989 Atlanta, Georgia A girl accidentally stabs her little brother with a very sharp knife
"Prison EMTs" April 13, 1988 Nashville, Tennessee Two escaping prisoners take paramedics and prison personnel as hostages
"School Bus Save" November 28, 1989 Smyrna, Delaware A girl is run over by a school bus

Season 2[edit]

  • Season 2 consists of 29 episodes.
  • This was the last season to use the 1985 CBS Entertainment Productions logo and the 1989-1991 Arnold Shapiro Productions logo.
  • Starting with this season, the 1987 CBS Broadcast International logo was used.

Episode 2.1 (September 11, 1990)[edit]

  • 30-Minute Episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Peeping Prowler" October 9, 1986 Gainesville, Florida Residents of an apartment call police on a suspicious man
"Sister Save" November 29, 1989 Dallas, Texas A house catches fire while two girls are being babysat

Episode 2.2 (September 18, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Scuba Cave" May 19, 1990 Gainesville, Florida Scuba divers are trapped in an underwater cave
"911 Gun Shop" January 17, 1989 Fresno, California A gun store owner is shot over nine times by armed robbers
"Loma Linda Docu" 1987 Loma Linda, California
Vancouver, British Columbia
A newborn baby receives a heart transplant

Episode 2.3 (September 25, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Houdini Save" September 22, 1989 DeKalb County, Georgia A magician falls while attempting the Houdini straight jacket escape
"911 Fatal Attraction" June 16, 1989 El Cajon, California A woman's ex-husband breaks into her house and shoots her
"Dangling Skier" January 29, 1990 Ogden, Utah When a girl doesn't make it into the seat of the Little Cat ski lift at Nordic Valley ski area, her mother must hold onto her by one arm Google News article on incident
"Bear Rescue" August 14, 1989 Albuquerque, New Mexico A bear climbs a power pole and gets electrocuted

Episode 2.4 (October 2, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Sis Burn Car Save" April 26, 1990 Osage City, Kansas A woman is trapped in a burning car in front of her sister's house Accident location on Google Street View
"Tampa Docu" May 10, 1990 Tampa, Florida A drunk man holds his four-year-old son hostage (Docu segment) Newspaper article about this segment
"Lightning Lads" July 24, 1987 Gulfport, Mississippi Two boys sitting under a tree are struck by lightning
"Mattress Mayhem" February 11, 1990 Beaverton, Oregon A teenage girl is pinned to the wall by a sofa

Episode 2.5 (October 23, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Heart Attack Teacher" May 9, 1988 Tipp City, Ohio A teacher has a heart attack during study hall and two of his former students are the responding paramedics
"Philly Docu" July 1, 1990 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania A fire in a residential hotel leaves a man trapped on the tenth floor
"Yellow Jacket Attack" August 20, 1989 Norristown, Pennsylvania A man is stung by a hive full of yellowjackets, and suffers an allergic reaction.
"911 Baby Sitter Prowler" January 14, 1989 Beaverton, Oregon A babysitter calls 911 when prowlers try to break in

Episode 2.6 (October 30, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Spider Bite" June 2, 1990 Las Vegas, Nevada A woman suffers an allergic reaction to a bite from a black widow spider
"Trailer Fire" November 19, 1988 St. Maries, Idaho A neighbor comes to the rescue when a father and his children are trapped in a burning trailer
"911 Bank Rob Recovery" April 11, 1990 Miami, Florida A man follows a bank robber and calls 911 on his car phone
"Pond Boy" April 29, 1990 Rushville, Indiana A boy drowns while fishing

Episode 2.7 (November 6, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Pacoima Cliff Safe" November 20, 1988 Pacoima, California Three teens are stranded on a cliff Rescue site on Google Street View
"American River" March 23, 1982 Red River, California A man is pinned underwater by a boulder (repeat from Episode 1.3)
"Trading Places" May 3, 1982 Essex, Vermont A paramedic lets an escaped prisoner take him hostage so that he will release an elderly couple
"Hotdog Heimlich" June 16, 1990 Loveland, Ohio A boy chokes on a hot dog while being babysat [1]

Episode 2.8 (November 13, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Daytona" February 11, 1990 Daytona Beach, Florida A paramedic treating an injured race car driver is struck by another race car Daytona Speedway on Google Street View
"Smoke-Filled House" December 17, 1986 Olympia, Washington A woman is trapped in her burning house (repeat from Episode 1.8)
"911 Smart Boy" October 1, 1989 Indiana An intruder breaks into a young boy's house and tries to kill his mother
"Digitalis Kid O.D." December 4, 1986 Windham, Connecticut A toddler takes her great grandmother's Digoxin

Note: It is believed the original airing of this episode included a segment about a man and his neighbors rescuing his infant son from their burning house, and that it was removed from all repeats of the episode and replaced with "Smoke-Filled House."[citation needed]

Episode 2.9 (November 20, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Car Stripper" July 27, 1989 Prospect Park, Pennsylvania A police officer is shot while struggling with a car thief Shooting location on Google Street View
"Tornado Trap" June 2, 1990 Harrison, Ohio The families of firefighters are endangered by a tornado during a major outbreak
"911 Alligator Alley" April 16, 1990 Weston, Florida A woman goes into labor at a service station in a desolate area along Alligator Alley Service station on Google Street View

Episode 2.10 (November 27, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Phoenix Flood" August 15, 1990 Phoenix, Arizona A truck is stranded in the middle of a flooded wash
"Teen Car Crash" April 27, 1989 Manassas, Virginia A teen is seriously injured in a crash caused by joyriding
"Bingo" September 6, 1987 Elizabethtown, Kentucky A man shoots his wife and leaves her for dead

Episode 2.11 (December 4, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Child Asthma" March 1, 1990 Omaha, Nebraska A boy stops breathing when he suffers an asthma attack at night
"Psychic Cop" April 4, 1988 Knoxville, Tennessee A cop dreams that his wife dies in a car wreck, and then he crashes during a pursuit
"Potomac River" April 28, 1990 Arlington, Virginia A man drowns while trying to walk across a river
"Houston Trauma Docu" n/a Houston, Texas A stabbing victim and a baby injured in a car accident are treated at Ben Taub General Hospital (Docu segment) (repeat from the Pilot episode) Ben Taub Trauma Center on Google Street View

Episode 2.12 (December 18, 1990)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Loggers Baby" December 7, 1989 Klamath Falls, Oregon Two loggers find an abandoned baby in the wilderness
"Dialing Dog" July 19, 1990 Ridgecrest, California A dog gets tangled in a telephone cord while its owners are out of town, and calls 911
"Firefighter Heart Attack" May 21, 1990 New Canaan, Connecticut A firefighter suffers a heart attack while driving a fire truck to an emergency Newspaper article about the incident: Page 1, Page 2
"Santa Save" December 13, 1988 Phoenix, Arizona A motorist dressed as Santa Claus performs the Heimlich Maneuver on a choking child

Episode 2.13 (January 1, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Snowmobile Save" March 17, 1989 Idaho A snowmobiler crashes into a tree
"Las Vegas Docu" December 31 Las Vegas, Nevada The police on duty on New Years Eve
"Arm Save" October 24, 1989 Redlands, California A girl injures her arms when she falls through a window
"Cops Save Dog" December 14, 1989 Shelton, Connecticut A dog chokes on a toy ball

Episode 2.14 (January 8, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Sand-Tunnel Boy" July 4, 1990 Mattituck, New York A boy digs a tunnel in the sand on the beach, and it collapses on him
"Hurt Highway Lt." January 19, 1988 Greenwich, Connecticut A police officer is injured when struck by a car while guiding traffic
"Diabetic Dad" July 29, 1990 El Cajon, California A girl calls 911 when her father goes into insulin shock
"Washer Baby" February 21, 1987 Port St. Lucie, Florida A baby girl nearly drowns in a washing machine

Episode 2.15 (January 22, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Phantom Car Crash" May 4, 1990 Plainfield, Indiana A baby is missing after a car accident
"Fancy Dancer" July 29, 1988 St. Louis, Missouri A woman suffers a heart attack while at a dance club
"Elvis Docu (Kid)" n/a Memphis, Tennessee A hanging victim is treated at Elvis Presley Memorial Trauma Center
"911 Choking Granny" January 16, 1990 Vancouver, Washington An elderly woman chokes on a dinner roll

Episode 2.16 (January 29, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Horseback Havoc" January 7, 1990 Mount Pleasant, Texas A horseback rider slams into a tree
"Rip Tide" January 15, 1990 Port Saint Lucie, Florida A woman is caught in a rip tide, along with two men who attempt to rescue her
n/a Cleveland, Ohio Two people injured in an accident are taken by air ambulance to MetroHealth Medical Center MetroHealth Medical Center on Google Street View
"Dispatcher Down" August 21, 1990 Kingsland, Georgia A dispatcher passes out during a party held at the dispatch center

Episode 2.17 (February 5, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Niagara River Rescue" August 24, 1988 Niagara Falls, Ontario Two women nearly drown in Niagara Falls after their boat enters a dangerous location
"911 Suicide Gun Save" August 16 Seattle, Washington A man calls 911 and threatens to commit suicide
"Animal Docu" July 23, 1990 Boston, Massachusetts Documentary of a veterinary clinic Veterinary hospital on Google Street View

Episode 2.18 (February 12, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Walkie Talkie Rescue" July 24, 1990 Vancouver, British Columbia A 63-year-old man falls 600 feet down a cliff and is not reached by rescuers for 19 hours
"Florida Keys Scuba" September 7, 1987 Florida Keys An elderly woman suffers a heart attack while scuba diving
"Children's Docu" n/a Washington, D.C. Motorcycle accident

Episode 2.19 (February 19, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"River-Tubing Rescue" July 26, 1989 Chico, California A boy nearly drowns in the Sacramento River while river tubing
"Bar Blast" April 26, 1983 Cody, Wyoming Officers are threatened following a shootout at a bar
"911 Smoke-Filled Apartment" August 5, 1988 Elizabeth, New Jersey Firefighters evacuate a high-rise apartment on fire

Episode 2.20 (February 26, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Motel Toddler Plunge" October 13, 1989 Hot Springs, Arkansas A boy falls out the window of a hotel room and lands in the lake
"Gas Leak Baby" July 9, 1990 Sherman, Texas A woman is overcome by natural gas from an unlit stove
"Runaway Truck" January 14, 1984 Nova Scotia A truck loses its brakes while traveling down a mountain road
"Mallard Madness" * June 17, 1990 Calgary, Alberta A duck gets a six pack ring stuck around its neck

Episode 2.21 (March 5, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Hypo Hang Glider" October 23, 1988 Lincoln City, Oregon A hang glider is blown into the ocean
"Hurt Iowa Hiker" August 28, 1988 Maquoketa Caves State Park, Iowa A woman falls off a cliff and a boulder falls on her leg
n/a July 28, 1990 Cleveland, Ohio Accident injury victims taken by air ambulance
"Brain Hemorrhage" July 14, 1990 New Brunswick, New Jersey A 5-year-old boy calls 911 when his mother is losing consciousness. He is almost not believed because the operator who answered his call had received some prank calls from children earlier that day.

Episode 2.22 (March 19, 1991)[edit]

  • 50-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a July 8, 1989 Black Butte Ranch, Oregon A lifeguard gets his arm stuck in a pool drain
n/a May 27, 1990 Tampa, Florida Police officers after car thieves (docu segment)
"Teen Angel" June 8, 1990 Michigan A man is injured by a piece of scrap metal that broke loose from a truck
  • Family Channel repeats of this episode included a repeat of the fire segment from Episode 1.9 as a filler segment to fill up the full hour time slot.

Episode 2.23 (March 26, 1991)[edit]

  • 90-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Cobra Chaos" November 20, 1989 Miami, Florida A man is bitten by his pet Albino Asian cobra
"Cave Save" October 28, 1990 Alabama Rescuers must rapel to reach a man who fell into a cave Behind the scenes article
"Mailman Save" December 18, 1985 Redlands, California A 2-year-old boy puts a car in gear, and a mail carrier gives chase Event site on Google Street View
n/a May 14, 1990 Minneapolis, Minnesota A father stabbed by his son and a woman injured in a collision with a drunk driver are treated at Hennepin County Medical Center (docu segment)
"Rock Climber" * [2] May 12, 1990 Charlottesville, Virginia A man falls off a cliff and his teenage son administers first aid Article about the re-enactment on the Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad's website

Episode 2.24 (April 2, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"5-Year-Old Dad Save" October 17, 1990 Palm Desert, California A man has a seizure in the presence of his 5-year-old daughter
"Car Kidnap Baby" June 21, 1987 Lafayette, Louisiana A baby is kidnapped by the suspect who stole her mother's car
"Austin Docu" September 23, 1990 Austin, Texas Domestic violence documentary
"L.A. Superman" February 14, 1990 Los Angeles, California A drunk driver causes an accident that injures a girl

Episode 2.25 (April 10, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Bathtub Baby" August 30, 1988 Layton, Utah A woman accidentally forgets about her baby in the bathtub
"Sobering Save" September 30, 1990 Mountain Center, California A drunk driver crashes outside the home of two park rangers
"Dog Saves Cop" February 19, 1989 Los Angeles, California A police dog is wounded in a shootout
"Bike Boy" April 16, 1990 Columbus, Ohio A bicyclist is hit by a car

Episode 2.26 (April 26, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Break-In" November 1, 1990 Madera, California A child is home from school with an illness when an intrusion occurs
"Remarriage Rescue" January 2, 1989 San Jose, California A boy is nearly killed in bike crash. Following his recovery, his divorced parents remarry.
"ATV Barbed Wire" September 2, 1990 Nashville, Tennessee A man on an ATV is snared on a barbed wire fence

Episode 2.27 (April 30, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Terror in the Sky" September 9, 1984 St. Petersburg, Florida A pilot dies while flying a plane, and his wife, with no piloting skills, must take instructions via radio to land it
"Baby E.J.'s Burn" January 11, 1990 Reno, Nevada A toddler is badly burned when an electric frying pan of hot grease falls on him
"Rocky Raccoon" November 17, 1990 Shreveport, Louisiana A raccoon gets its head stuck in a tree

Episode 2.28 (May 7, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Wolf Baby" November 4, 1990 Louisville, Kentucky A pregnant woman goes into cardiac arrest
"Double Hero Down" July 6, 1990 Golden, Colorado A firefighter falls while attempting to rescue a crashed hang glider crash site on Google Street View
"911 Swordfish Save" May 11, 1989 Seymour, Illinois A boy is stuck in a narrow space

Episode 2.29 (May 14, 1991)[edit]

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Denver Chopper" February 9, 1988 Denver, Colorado A Channel 4 news chopper follows an escaping bank robber Robbery site on Google Street View
"Texas Pool Tot" July 28, 1990 Keller, Texas A young girl drowns in a swimming pool while her parents are doing yard work
"CHP Burning Car" May 30, 1990 Santa Ana, California A motorist is trapped in a burning car

Season 3[edit]

  • This was Richard Stone's final season as music composer, he has been with us since Season 1.
  • This season consisted of 28 episodes and the first season to use Arnold Shapiro Production's new logo nicknamed "The Spotlight".
  • This was the first season to use the 1989-1995 CBS Entertainment Productions logo.

Episode 3.1 (September 17, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 301H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Sinking Sisters" November 30, 1990 Conroe, Texas A car with two toddlers inside rolls into a pond
"Subway Save" September 7, 1987 New York, New York A man suffers an epileptic seizure and falls onto the New York Subway tracks
See also: Wesley Autrey (hero in similar highly publicized incident)
New York Times article on event

Episode 3.2 (September 24, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 302
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Balloon Save" January 7, 1990 Colorado Springs, Colorado A boy goes up in a runaway hot air balloon
"911 New York Fire" July 15, 1990 Spencerport, New York A local EMT gets trapped on the second floor of his burning house
"Civil War" May 26, 1990 Felton, California A man suffers a heart attack while participating in a Civil War reenactment.

Episode 3.3 (October 1, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 303
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Downhill Savior" January 12, 1990 Copper Mountain, Colorado A man suffers a heart attack while riding on the American Flyer lift
"Sister Saves Siblings" December 11, 1990 Blowing Rock, North Carolina Young siblings are caught in house fire
"911 Placenta Previa" December 23, 1990 Austin, Texas A woman suffers a ruptured placenta during her 8th month of pregnancy

Episode 3.4 (October 8, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 306H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Log Pinned Baby" October 23, 1990 Russellville, Arkansas A minivan being driven by a woman with her two small children crashes into a log truck
"Best Buddy Rescue" February 24, 1991 Ruston, Louisiana A boy saves his best friend who accidentally hung himself on a rope swing

Episode 3.5 (October 15, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 305
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Runaway Carriage" January 27, 1991 Bushkill Township, Pennsylvania A man is injured while riding a carriage
"911 Stalker Save" May 17, 1990 Menlo Park, California A woman is assaulted by her obsessed stalker and it takes police hours to arrest the suspect
"Freeway the Fawn" May 19, 1991 San Diego, California A pregnant deer is struck by a car, and motorists stop to help her deliver her fawn
"Garage Door Kid" September 25, 1984 Scottsbluff, Nebraska A boy gets stuck under a garage door and is suffocated

Episode 3.6 (October 29, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 307
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Lake Boy" December 20, 1990 Englewood, Colorado A boy falls into a frozen lake
"911 Video Stabbing" July 11, 1988 Bedford, Indiana When a video store owner closes his store, he is stabbed by 4 robbers
"Cincinnati Neonatal Docu" January 1, 1990 Cincinnati, Ohio Various events at University of Cincinnati University Hospital

Episode 3.7 (November 5, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 308
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Teen Gun Explosion" September 3, 1989 Newberg, Oregon A teen is critically injured when a rifle backfires on him and his friend
"Yellow Cab" March 28, 1991 Indianapolis, Indiana A middle aged couple is robbed in their house and one of the suspects tries to escape in a taxi
"St. Pete Docu" July 15, 1990 St. Petersburg, Florida A head-on collision

Episode 3.8 (November 12, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 309
  • 45-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Three Parachutes" November 12, 1989 Frankfort, Indiana A skydiver hits the ground after both his parachutes fail
"Runaway Car" May 15, 1990 Tecumseh, Oklahoma A woman is run over while trying to stop a runaway car with children inside
"Gator Gulch" August 2, 1991 Refugio, Texas A boy is attacked by an alligator while swimming in the Mission River

Episode 3.9 (November 19, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 310
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Wing Walker" June 15, 1991 Portland, Oregon A wing walker falls and dangles beneath the plane at an airshow
"Russia Rescue" September 17, 1990 Magadan, Siberia,
Galveston, Texas
When a Russian boy is severely burned, American doctors reach out to help him
"911 Rusty Burglar" July 11, 1991 Los Angeles, California A burglar is unable to get out of a restaurant after he breaks in through the ceiling

Episode 3.10 (November 26, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 311
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"N.Y. Double Roof Rescue" May 14, 1991 New York, New York Firefighters rescue two men using ropes suspended from the roof of a building Fire location on Google Street View
"Oakland Docu" December 7, 1988 Oakland, California A cabbie is shot, and his location is unknown
"Back Seat Baby" May 3, 1990 Lake Charles, Louisiana A woman goes into labor, and her husband cannot get her to the hospital before she gives birth

Episode 3.11 (December 10, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 312
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Regatta Rescue" December 2, 1990 Sanford, Florida A man nearly drowns when his boat flips over and his leg gets caught in its steel cables
"Brother Hostage" November 10, 1989 Newington, Connecticut A mentally ill man holds two men hostage, claiming they are his brothers who have broken the law
"Running Senior Save" August 9, 1990 Shippensburg, Pennsylvania An elderly man collapses while running in a race
"Freezer Tongue" August 16, 1991 Altoona, Pennsylvania A boy gets his tongue stuck in the freezer

Episode 3.12 (December 17, 1991)[edit]

  • Production Number: 313
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Plowed Under" January 11, 1988 Jackson, Wyoming An avalanche buries a snow plow with its operator inside
n/a August 26, 1989 Fort Collins, Colorado A man is trapped in a burning pickup with a case of fireworks
"Snowgirl Save" December 23, 1990 Elkins, West Virginia A young girl wanders outside and passes out in the snow

Episode 3.13 (January 7, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 314
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a April 11, 1990 Pekin, Illinois An ambulance crew is traveling during a non-emergency when they encounter a car being driven erratically, and they take action to stop the vehicle. It turns out it happened to be a mother who had suffered an epileptic seizure with a child inside.
"Gas Thief" May 7, 1989 Tonopah, Nevada A police officer is shot while in a shootout with an escaped fugitive
"5-Year-Old Saves Mom" May 6, 1991 Dearborn Heights, Michigan A woman suffers a gallbladder attack while home with her small children
"San Francisco Docu" January 1, 1989 San Francisco, California New Years Eve documentary focuses on a shooting victim and a man who fell while cutting a Christmas tree

Episode 3.14 (January 14, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 315
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"RN Rough River" April 3, 1990 Valdez, Alaska A raft capsizes with six vacationing nurses on it
"Stop Drop II" February 12, 1990 Aurora, Illinois A boy's clothes catch fire when he pours gasoline on smoldering leaves
"Everglades Rescue" November 21, 1990 North Lauderdale, Florida A crash in the Everglades leaves a drunk driver in critical condition as his friend runs for help

Episode 3.15 (January 24, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 316
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Ice-Dive Rescue" March 5, 1988 Logan, Utah An ice diver's regulator fails while underwater
"911 Snake Baby" July 4, 1991 St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana A boy is bitten by a cottonmouth
"Newark Docu" February 24, 1991 Newark, New Jersey A deaf stabbing victim is treated at a trauma center
"Peeved Preschooler" December 4, 1990 Santa Barbara, California A runaway four-year-old calls 911

Episode 3.16 (January 28, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 317
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Chocolate Chip Rescue" November 27, 1989 Cape Elizabeth, Maine A girl suffers an allergic reaction to walnuts in a chocolate chip cookie
"911 Fast Food Robbery" April 18, 1991 Bakersfield, California A fast food employee surreptitiously calls police during a robbery Robbery site on Google Street View
"Cannonball Kid" May 19, 1991 Greenville, South Carolina A boy suffers a spinal cord injury diving into a backyard pool
"911 Gotta Get to School" May 29, 1991 Douglasville, Georgia A girl calls 911 when her diabetic dad passes out

Episode 3.17 (February 4, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 318
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Go-Kart Girl" March 4, 1988 Lilburn, Georgia A truck hits two girls on a go-kart and one is critically injured
"Ando the Dog" September 19, 1988 Indianapolis, Indiana A K-9 dog is shot when it saves a police officer from a gunman
"Fireman Down" October 10, 1990 Santa Ana, California Firefighters are hit by a falling facade while fighting a tire store fire
"6-Year-Old Hero" July 9, 1991 Evansville, Indiana A mother passes out while driving and her 6-year-old son stops the car

Episode 3.18 (February 7, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 954
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"EMT Husband Save" August 23, 1989 South Orange, New Jersey A cop is shot by a burglar and his wife is a paramedic on the scene
"Freon Freak" March 10, 1990 Kernersville, North Carolina A boy accidentally inhales freon from an air mattress
"Pesky Python" August 25, 1989 Fort Lauderdale, Florida A couple discovers a 20-foot python living under their house (Repeat from Episode 1.22)
"Rescuers Rescue" October 1, 1989 Macon, Georgia An ambulance en route to an emergency is in an accident (Repeat from Episode 1.28)

Episode 3.19 (March 3, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 319
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Box Canyon Rescue" February 14, 1991 Mount Shasta, California A firefighter must treat his daughter who fell 100 feet off a cliff
"Date Rape" September 21, 1989 Grand Island, Nebraska A woman is raped and stabbed in a rural area
"Fernie's Heart Transplant" January 25, 1988 Loma Linda, California A boy is badly in need of a new heart

Episode 3.20 (March 17, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 320
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Heart Attack Crash" July 20, 1989 South Bend, Indiana A paramedic is treating his father in an ambulance when it is involved in an accident
"Black Belt Hostage" March 19, 1990 Passaic, New Jersey A woman is taken hostage by her ex-boyfriend in a classroom
"Dock Electrocution" June 9, 1991 Columbia, South Carolina A boy is electrocuted while building a boat lift
"Elvis Docu II" August 18, 1991 Memphis, Tennessee A shooting victim is treated at Elvis Presley Memorial Trauma Center

Episode 3.21 (March 24, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 321
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"He's Not an Officer" September 3, 1991 Chapel Hill, North Carolina A woman suspects a motorist flashing a badge is a police impostor and she turns him in Hospital (arrest location) on Google Street View
"Iron Jockey" May 30, 1988 Queens, New York A jockey is thrown from his horse during a race Race track on Google Street View
"White Eagle Impalement" January 3, 1991 Maple Valley, Washington A woman crashes while driving to work on an icy road
"Daughter in a Tree" October 31, 1991 Atlanta, Georgia A girl gets stuck in a tree

Episode 3.22 (April 7, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 322
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Burning Jeep Pin" February 2, 1991 Paso Robles, California A head-on collision leaves a teenage girl trapped in her burning truck
"Felon Follow" December 4, 1989 Knoxville, Tennessee A couple witnesses the aftermath of a bank robbery, then follows the suspects as they switch getaway cars Robbery location on Google Street View
Standoff location on Google Street View
News story of event
"Heart O' Glass" August 13, 1991 Renton, Washington A girl crashes though a glass storm door and gets a shard of glass lodged in her heart

Episode 3.23 (April 28, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 323
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Ex-RN Son Save" June 24, 1987 Knoxville, Tennessee A retired nurse encounters a car accident and discovers that the crash victim is her son
"911 My Baby Drowned" October 3, 1991 Merlin, Oregon A baby drowns in an above-ground pool
"Tucson Victim Docu" November 4, 1990 Tucson, Arizona A restaurant employee becomes partially paralyzed following a shooting
"Collapsed School Bus Driver" December 18, 1991 Dunnellon, Florida A boy on a school bus stops it after the driver passes out Newspaper article on the incident

Episode 3.24 (April 29, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 324Q
  • 15-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"University Pipe Bomb" March 28, 1991 Lawrence, Kansas University police officers witness a pipe bomb being left under a car Bombing location on Google Street View

Episode 3.25 (May 5, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 304H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Fire Ant Trauma" April 7, 1991 Macon, Georgia A toddler suffers an allergic reaction when bit by fire ants
"Spiderman Rescue" January 8, 1991 South River, New Jersey A woman refuses to escape from her burning apartment without her pets

Episode 3.26 (May 12, 1992)[edit]

  • International Edition
    *Production Number: 325
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"New Zealand Tanker Fire" August 9, 1990 Auckland, New Zealand A tank truck explodes when it loses control, injuring a mother and daughter
"French Parasailing" March 27, 1991 Chamonix, France A woman's parachute catches onto a crane while paragliding, leaving her dangling high above the ground.
"Truck vs. Train" May 27, 1991 Onalaska, Wisconsin When the burglar alarm is set off at a fishing shop across the street, the owner is hit by a train while crossing the railroad tracks in his pickup truck. Map of accident location
"Sinking Snowmobile" February 1, 1990 Huntsville, Ontario A snowmobile falls through the ice

Episode 3.27 (May 19, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 326
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Mountain Glacier" May 13, 1989 Central Oregon Glacier explorers fall down a mountain
"Suicidal Caller" November 15, 1990 Kalama, Washington A dispatcher attempts to talk a woman out of suicide
"Boomer's Rescue" December 29, 1991 Vandalia, Illinois A dog belonging to a girl battling cancer is trapped inside a burning house

Syndicated reruns show an update that she died (She was alive when the episode originally aired).

"13-Year-Old Heimlich" February 8, 1991 Downey, California A girl chokes on cereal

Episode 3.28 (June 23, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 309R
  • This was a repeat of Episode 3.8, but it featured a new segment ("911 Armed Robbery Recovery") not shown in the original broadcast.
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Three Parachutes" November 12, 1989 Frankfort, Indiana A skydiver hits the ground after both his parachute fails
"911 Armed Robbery Recovery" December 2, 1989 San Angelo, Texas A gunman breaks into a convenience store and attempts an armed robbery
"Runaway Car" May 15, 1990 Tecumseh, Oklahoma A woman is run over while trying to stop a runaway car with children inside
"Gator Gulch" August 2, 1991 Refugio, Texas A boy is attacked by an alligator while swimming in the Mission River

Season 4[edit]

  • Stu Goldberg became one of the show's music composers, and continued in that role until the show ended in 1996.
  • This season consisted of 28 episodes.

Episode 4.1 (September 15, 1992)[edit]

  • "100 Lives Saved"
  • Production Number: 401
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Good Samaritan Save" October 17, 1991 Stillwater, Oklahoma A teenage driver has an accident when distracted during driving
"St. Louis Gas Save" December 19, 1989 St. Louis, Missouri A family suffers carbon monoxide poisoning and while at the hospital, Rescue 911 happens to be on with an episode of carbon monoxide poisoning, hinting them to rush home to the kids at the house.
"Siblings Save Grandma" March 10, 1992 Salcedo, Missouri Two children perform the Heimlich maneuver on their great grandmother Newspaper article about the incident
"Teen Bullet" September 24, 1991 Fairfax, South Carolina A boy playing with a gun accidentally shoots himself
"Stevie Saves Dad" April 20, 1990 Indianapolis, Indiana A boy calls 911 when his father falls down a flight of steps

Episode 4.2 (September 22, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 402
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Drainage Ditch Flood" September 16, 1991 Arlington, Texas A girl is swept into a storm drain channel Drainage ditch on Google Maps/Street View
"Point Dume Drop" March 15, 1989 Malibu, California A college student fall off rocks at beach
n/a June 29, 1989 Denver, Colorado Various cases at Denver General Hospital
"Babysitter Down" April 18, 1992 Naperville, Illinois A girl passes out while babysitting

Episode 4.3 (September 29, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 403
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Aussie Whale Save" August 16, 1991 Peregian Beach, Queensland Attempts to return a beached whale to the sea
"Roller Coaster Rescue" September 2, 1991 Altoona, Pennsylvania A roller coaster operator's leg is mangled when dragged by the Little Leaper at Lakemont Park Map of Lakemont Park from Mapquest
"911 Kids in Smoke" August 29, 1991 Huntington Beach, California Two siblings get trapped inside their burning home.
"Laundry Chute Lad" May 3, 1992 Columbia, South Carolina A boy playing hide and seek gets stuck in a laundry chute

Episode 4.4 (October 27, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 406
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Heroic Trucker" January 5, 1991 Columbus, Ohio A pregnant woman's pickup truck slides off an icy highway and ends up in a river
"Garage Door Fire Pin" February 28, 1991 Glen Ellyn, Illinois Clothes under a dryer in a garage catch fire, and the flames short out the garage door opener button, trapping a young girl inside
"Phoenix Flood II" August 22, 1992 Phoenix, Arizona A woman is stranded in her car in the middle of a flooded road
"911 Toddler Glass Save" October 18, 1991 Fresno, California A girl rocking in a chair falls through a window

Episode 4.5 (November 10, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 407
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Avalanche Friend" February 19, 1990 Layton, Utah Skiers trapped in an avalanche
"Idaho Trooper Down" June 15, 1991 Minidoka, Idaho A state trooper is shot during a seemingly routine traffic stop Newspaper article on the segment
"L.A. Children's Hospital Docu" June 16, 1991 Los Angeles, California A boy with a gunshot wound and a boy injured in a bicycle accident are treated a children's hospital Los Angeles Children's Hospital on Google Street View

Episode 4.6 (November 17, 1992)[edit]

  • Women Heroes Edition
  • Production Number: 408
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Unwanted Intruder" March 18, 1992 Salt Lake City, Utah A woman is home alone when an intruder breaks in
"Sister Stop, Drop, Roll" December 27, 1991 Hemet, California A girl saves her little sister when her nightgown catches fire at the kitchen stove
n/a December 28, 1991 Las Vegas, Nevada A man is killed and his best friend seriously injured when hit by a drunk driver
"911 Woodshop Trauma" September 10, 1991 Rancho Cordova, California A man cuts his wrist with a power saw while building furniture
"11-Year-Old CPR Save" July 16, 1991 Westerville, Ohio A toddler boy drowns in a swimming pool

Episode 4.7 (November 24, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 405H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Security Bar Save" March 14, 1991 Detroit, Michigan Security bars over a window trap a family in a house fire
"BB Gun Blast" September 12, 1989 Rio Vista, California A child's life is in danger from a BB gun wound

Episode 4.8 (November 25, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 327
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Purgatory Chasm" April 7, 1991 Sutton, Massachusetts A Russian immigrant falls off a cliff
"911 Firecracker Explosion" October 30, 1991 Fresno, California A firecracker explodes in a boy's hand
"Runaway Dogsled" December 24, 1991 North Pole, Alaska A toddler is carried with runaway dogs on a dog sled Behind the scenes newspaper article
n/a December 5, 1991 Miami, Florida Shooting victim

Episode 4.9 (December 8, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 409
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Lake Mead Ultralight" August 17, 1991 Las Vegas, Nevada An injured ultralight pilot is stranded on a lakeside cliff
"Jungleland" March 8, 1992 Pinellas Park, Florida A child is bitten by a rattlesnake while his family is hiking through the woods
"Sealant Overdose" February 8, 1990 Kaysville, Utah A boy goes into cardiac arrest from inhaling butane and fabric sealant
"Sparkletts the Dalmatian" February 3, 1991 Rosemead, California A dog is rescued from a storm drain

Episode 4.10 (December 15, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 411
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Three Men and a Little Girl" June 11, 1991 Golden, Colorado A mother and her daughter are swept down the rapids of a creek Rescue site on Google Street View
"Brakeless Bus" August 15, 1990 Montana A bus transporting a group of firefighters down a mountain loses its brakes
"CO-Poisoned Family" November 7, 1991 Roseville, Minnesota A family receives carbon monoxide poisoning
"911 Santa Delivery" December 24, 1991 Winston-Salem, North Carolina A paramedic arrives to help a woman in labor while dressed as Santa Claus

Episode 4.11 (December 22, 1992)[edit]

  • Production Number: 404H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"ATV Big Brother" June 11, 1991 Fairbanks, Alaska A boy is injured while riding on an ATV
"911 Kenny's Bathtub" November 21, 1991 Redondo, Washington A baby is accidentally left unattended in a bathtub

Episode 4.12 (January 5, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 412
Title Event date Event location Description External links
December 31, 1991;

January 1, 1992

New Orleans, Louisiana An mugger flees to the home of a family (docu segment)
"Snow Tubing Save" February 13, 1988 Laramie, Wyoming A girl becomes paralyzed in a snow tubing accident
"911 Abrupta Placenta" May 9, 1992 Fontana, California A OB nurse has bleeding during her pregnancy
"Toppled Trans AM" July 15, 1990 Guthrie, Kentucky A car rolls on top of a man who is working under it

Episode 4.13 (January 12, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 410
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Helicopter Horse" May 17, 1992 Sierra Nevada, California A horse falls 300 feet into a canyon and a helicopter gets it out
"Mother Shooting" May 28, 1991 Ontario, Canada A man tries to murder his wife in a case of domestic violence
"Christmas Tree Fall" November 24, 1988 Salmon, Idaho A teenager falls while trying to cut a Christmas tree

Episode 4.14 (January 19, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 413
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Ski Heart Puncture" March 4, 1989 Great Barrington, Massachusetts A skier has a bad crash
"Oklahoma Cops Documentary" August 4, 1991 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma A community mourns a boy who is killed in a drive-by shooting
"Cribbage Choke" April 12, 1992 Honeoye, New York A boy chokes on a cribbage game piece he placed in his mouth
"Bubba Saves Chewy" July 6, 1992 St. Augustine, Florida A dog is trapped in a burning house

Episode 4.15 (January 26, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 414
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Mountain Pool Plunge" August 26, 1991 Angel Falls, California A man hits his head while trying to slide down a waterfall and drowns in the pool at the bottom
"911 Market Robbery" April 18, 1992 Roseville, California A grocery store is robbed by four masked gunmen Robbery location on Google Street View (store is now a Safeway)
"Swiss Army Knife" May 28, 1990 Memphis, Tennessee A man chokes while on board an airplane, and doctors on board use a Swiss army knife to perform an emergency operation.
"Two-Year-Old Pool Save" June 30, 1992 Englewood, Colorado A boy drowns in a backyard pool

Episode 4.16 (February 2, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 416
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Comeback Kid" November 10, 1989 Glendale, Arizona A 12-year-old girl is near death after being run over by a car
"Sporting Goods Heist" December 21, 1991 Mesa, Arizona Robbers shoot a sporting goods store owner and a man helps the police catch the suspects Robbery location on Google Street View (no longer a sporting goods store)
"Potty Peril" July 7, 1992 Port St. Lucie, Florida A girl gets her foot stuck in a toilet
"Grapevine Fall" April 16, 1991 Welch, West Virginia A boy falls off a vine he is swinging on

Episode 4.17 (February 9, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 415
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Hanging Hang Glider" July 30, 1989 Sauratown Mountains near Winston-Salem, North Carolina A man crashes his hang glider into the top of trees Short article about the incident and reenactment
"I've Been Shot" August 19, 1991 Indianapolis, Indiana A woman is raped and shot by a new neighbor
"Lady's Not a Tramp" September 7, 1992 Loveland, Colorado A dog protecting a child from a rattlesnake gets bitten
"Balcony Fall" April 10, 1992 Gulf Shores, Alabama A girl falls off a balcony while trying to climb down with a friend

Episode 4.18 (February 16, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 417
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Maui Sand Trap" August 18, 1992 Maui, Hawaii A father and daughter are trapped in their car when a truck filled with sand falls on top of it
"911 Bank Capture" February 6, 1991 Jacksonville, Florida A witness observes a bank robber during his getaway Robbery location on Google Street View
"NY Animal Docu" February 20, 1992 New York, New York Various animals being treated at a veterinary clinic
"911 Sucker Save" June 5, 1992 Indianapolis, Indiana A girl chokes on a lollipop

Episode 4.19 (February 23, 1993)[edit]

  • International Edition
  • Production Number: 418
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"French Sky Diver" August 3, 1976 Normandy, France A skydiver is stuck to an airplane
"Venezuela Cave Save" July 13, 1991 Venezuela A diver gets lost in an underwater cave
"Alpine Ski Crevasse" April 4, 1991 Zermatt, Switzerland A skier falls into a crack

Episode 4.20 (March 2, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 419H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Hedge Trimmer Electrocution" August 10, 1991 Cincinnati, Ohio A man suffers electric shock from hedge trimmers
"Softball Slugger Save" May 8, 1992 Hickory, Pennsylvania A girl is hit in the head by a softball and knocked unconscious

Episode 4.21 (March 9, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 420
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Sister Abduction" December 15, 1991 Vista, California A girl watches her sister get kidnapped and has her dad call for help
"Falling Glass" December 23, 1991 Wilsonville, Oregon Loads of glass falls on top of a glass worker
"Insulin Shock Dad" June 10, 1992 Federal Way, Washington A man goes into insulin shock
"DUI Teen Driver" March 1, 1987 Los Gatos, California A teenager is in a drunk driving accident

Episode 4.22 (March 23, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 421
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Racehorse Rescue" January 27, 1992 Independence, Ohio A horse is trapped in an overturned horse trailer after the truck towing it crashes on a highway
"911 Stabbing/Shooting" July 3, 1992 Wolcott, Connecticut An abusive boyfriend stabs his girlfriend when she runs to a neighbor's house to get help, Later he is shot to death by a police officer
"911 Trunk Trapped Tot" August 31, 1992 Brookfield, Connecticut A 3-year-old boy locks himself in the trunk of his mother's car
"Nail Gun Heart" February 22, 1992 El Cajon, California A construction worker accidentally shoots his fellow worker in the heart with a nail gun

Episode 4.23 (March 30, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 422
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Big Bear Plane Crash" June 28, 1992 Big Bear Lake, California A small plane crashes following an earthquake
"Twin Drowning" March 4, 1992 Shawnee, Kansas A set of twins drown in a backyard pool
"Water-Monitor Mayhem" July 5, 1992 Miami, Florida A lizard is trapped in a car's engine
"911 Accidental Gunshot" April 18, 1992 Pinecrest, California A man is accidentally shot by his best friend

Episode 4.24 (April 13, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 423
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"High Voltage Save" April 14, 1992 Murray, Kentucky A man in a hurry to get to class crashes into power lines Newspaper article about the incident
"911 Ottawa Bank Bust" March 11, 1992 Ottawa, Ontario A fleeing bank robber shoots at a witness and takes hostage
"6th Grade CPR" September 14, 1992 Bremerton, Washington A teacher suffers a heart attack while teaching and one of his students performs CPR to save his life
"Pittsburgh Transplant Doc II" July 27, 1990 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Organ transplant documentary

Episode 4.25 (May 4, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 424
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Dive Buddy Rescue" October 11, 1992 Florida Keys A diver drowns while underwater
"1033 Officer Down" July 6, 1991 Provo, Utah A police officer is shot in a shootout after he and another officer were trying to confront two other suspects
"Escalator Traps Boy" January 20, 1993 Calgary, Alberta A young boy gets his clothes stuck in an escalator at a train station and breaks his arm
"It's a Boy" April 25, 1992 Lawrenceville, Georgia A woman who goes into labor cannot make it to the hospital

Episode 4.26 (May 11, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 425
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Iceman Falleth" February 5, 1992 Ouray, Colorado An ice climber falls 60 feet while rappelling down
"Patrol Car Fire Save" September 17, 1991 Lago Vista, Texas A family is trapped in a burning second-floor apartment
"911 Jagged Edge Rescue" March 13, 1992 Grants Pass, Oregon A boy crashes through a glass door and cuts his arms
"A Defib Runs Through It" November 1, 1992 Austin, Texas An elderly woman has a heart attack in a movie theater Cinema location on Google Street View

Episode 4.27 (May 18, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 426
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Aussie Snakebite" August 31, 1991 Mareeba, Queensland A man is bitten by a deadly snake
"Riding Mower Rescue" June 7, 1991 Mountain Grove, Missouri A child is injured by a ride-on mower
"Mickey's Heart Transplant" June 25, 1992 Alpine, Texas A boy is awaiting a heart transplant
"911 Blizzard Baby" December 12, 1992 East Hartford, Connecticut A woman gives birth during a blizzard

Episode 4.28 (May 25, 1993)[edit]

  • Child Safety Edition
  • Production Number: 427
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Whitney's Bus Crush" November 4, 1991 Blountville, Tennessee A 5-year-old girl is run over by a school bus when she crawled under the bus to get a paper
"Bucket Drown Baby" November 21, 1990 Lebanon, Oregon An infant drowns in a bucket of bleach
"No Helmet Horror" October 9, 1989 Cheltenham, Pennsylvania A girl is hit by a car while riding a bicycle
"D.C. Children's Documentary" n/a Washington, D.C. Documentary at Children's National Medical Center

Season 5[edit]

  • Starting with this season, the catchphrase "Mr. Shapiro step out of the car please" was added to the closing theme.
  • In the Arnold Shapiro Productions "Spotlight" logo, the text reads "An ARNOLD SHAPIRO PRODUCTION in association with".
  • This season consisted of 27 episodes.

Episode 5.1 (September 14, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 501
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Swarm Save" June 4, 1990 Douglas, Georgia A truck accident frees a zillion honeybees and leaves an injured man trapped inside and a paramedic suffers an allergic reaction to the bee stings
"Convenience Store Hero" July 21, 1992 Beaumont, Texas A man impersonating a woman saves the day when a woman with a shotgun takes customers of a convenience store hostage
"Breakout Beagle" December 21, 1992 Tualatin, Oregon A dog gets it head stuck in a dryer vent
"Nurse's Bathtub Baby" June 10, 1991 Walla Walla, Washington A baby drowns in a bathtub

Episode 5.2 (September 21, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 502
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Train vs. Teens" November 11, 1991 Seymour, Iowa A car is hit by a train
"Lightning Husband" September 5, 1991 Lakeside, California A man is struck by lightning in his driveway
"Cat Burglar" March 25, 1993 San Clemente, California When a man goes downstairs to investigate a break in at his house, he finds that the intruder is a bobcat
"Penny Choke" October 12, 1990 Northlake, Illinois A mentally challenged man performs Heimlich maneuver on his nephew when he chokes on a penny

Episode 5.3 (September 28, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 503
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"New Daddy Crash" March 21, 1991 Clackamas County, Oregon Two men rescue a firefighter critically injured in a car accident at the same time his wife who is pregnant with twins goes into labor
"Applebee's Hostage Crisis" March 5, 1992 Greenville, North Carolina A robber takes employees hostage at a restaurant
"Bella's Little Buddy" July 6, 1992 Colorado River A dog gets help when a toddler falls into a river Newspaper article about the incident Page 1, Page 2 Link to the episode online [2]
"San Diego Child Docu" January 26, 1992 San Diego, California Motorcycle accident

Episode 5.4 (October 22, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 508
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Quechee Gorge Rescue" June 29, 1992 White River Junction, Vermont A man falls off a cliff
"Asphalt Trap" April 23, 1990 Grafton, West Virginia Liquid asphalt spills out onto an occupied car
"Carbon Monoxide Family" November 4, 1992 Colorado Springs, Colorado After a couple call 911 for their ailing daughter, the fire department discovers the family has succumbed to carbon monoxide poisoning Newspaper article on the incident
"Where's My Wife" June 23, 1992 Napoleon, Indiana When a woman is missing, her husband goes searching for her and discovers that she had a car accident and responding firefighters are relatives of the woman

Episode 5.5 (October 26, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 505
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Australian Balloon Save" October 2, 1990 Coolangatta, Queensland A Hot air balloon blows out to sea
"Have Gun Will Discharge" January 21, 1992 Somerset, Kentucky A pastor is shot by a burglar in his house
"Pinellas EMS Docu" January 22, 1993 Pinellas County, Florida Injured dog and motorcyclist

Episode 5.6 (November 2, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 506
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Anniversary Rafting Horror" May 17, 1992 Riggins, Idaho A group of people are thrown from their raft in the rapids
"Hayloft Hanging Hazard" March 1, 1993 Athol, Idaho A girl is accidentally hung while playing on a rope
"911 Peanut Heimlich" January 1, 1993 St. Catharines, Ontario A baby chokes on peanuts
"Motorcop Down" June 1, 1991 Reno, Nevada An officer crashes his police motorcycle during a high-speed chase

Episode 5.7 (November 9, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 509H
  • 30 minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Bumper Baby" March 28, 1993 Wauconda, Illinois A toddler stows away on the back of her father's truck
"Dallas Cop Down" November 13, 1991 Dallas, Texas A Dallas cop is shot by an escaped juvenile detention center inmate

Episode 5.8 (November 16, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 510
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"ATV 5-Year-Old" July 1, 1992 Holland, Ohio A boy flips an ATV he is riding Newspaper article about the incident and Rescue 911 segment
"911 Knoxville Intruder" December 30, 1991 Knoxville, Tennessee A woman hides in the bathroom and calls 911 when two intruders break in and a cop tries to catch the suspects
"Tool Box Tumble" March 24, 1993 Hamlet, Indiana A toolbox falls on a boy when he tries to climb on it
"Bone Marrow Transplant" n/a Colorado Springs, Colorado Aplastic anemia

Episode 5.9 (November 23, 1993)[edit]

  • "200 Lives Saved"
  • Production Number: 507
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Christmas Ornament Fire" December 20, 1992 Dover-Foxcroft, Maine A burning Christmas tree traps a girl's family in their basement
"Toothbrush Trauma" January 12, 1993 Germantown, Maryland A boy gets a toothbrush impaled in his throat
"11-Year-Old Road Save" July 1, 1993 Sacramento, California A girl stops the car when her mother passes out behind the wheel
"Jolly Rancher Heimlich" February 22, 1993 Arcola, Mississippi A boy does the Heimlich maneuver when his classmate chokes on a piece of candy

Episode 5.10 (November 30, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 511
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Mother's Day Flood" May 9, 1993 Gainesville, Texas A RV in river strands two woman inside
"Endometriosis Mom" February 7, 1992 South Bend, Indiana A woman goes into endometriosis
"Canteen Tongue" June 16, 1993 Union, Maine A boy gets his tongue stuck in a canteen Behind the scenes newspaper article: Page 1, Page 2
"Louisville Docu-Jared" August 13, 1993 Louisville, Kentucky A boy falls from a roof

Episode 5.11 (December 14, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 504
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Snomos Thru Ice" December 19, 1992 Minnetrista, Minnesota A snowmobile falls through ice
"Acadian Air Docu" n/a Baton Rouge, Louisiana Speedboat accident
"911 Business Suit Intruder" December 22, 1992 Lexington, North Carolina Girls home alone in a middle of a burglary
"Firefighter Heart Attack" (II) July 26, 1991 Kilgore, Texas A firefighter has a heart attack while on duty

Episode 5.12 (December 21, 1993)[edit]

  • Production Number: 512
  • This is the only episode in which the catchphrase "Mr. Shapiro, have a happy holiday" was used instead.
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Wrong Number Rescue" December 31, 1992 Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania A young girl calls a wrong number and reaches a man who is suffering a heart attack
"Dr.'s Hay Crush" July 15, 1992 Wichita, Kansas A physician severs his spinal cord when a bale of hay falls on top of him
"Christmas Tree Inferno" December 19, 1991 Wichita, Kansas When a Christmas tree catches a house on fire, a teenage girl tries to save her little brother
"Chimney Trapped Crook" January 4, 1993 Oceanside, California An intruder pretending to be Santa Claus gets stuck upside down in a chimney

Episode 5.13 (January 4, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 513
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Uncertified Scuba Diver" n/a Seattle, Washington A diver runs out of air while underwater
"Louisville Docu II" August 13, 1993 Louisville, Kentucky Father and son injured in a motorcycle accident
"5-Year-Old Home Alone" January 15, 1993 Owosso, Michigan A 5-year-old girl comes home from school to find that her parents aren't home and calls 911 Newspaper article about the segment
"Double Family Rescue" June 12, 1992 Shelbyville, Tennessee A ambulance transporting a toddler with a heart problem to the hospital discovers a car accident and the victim is the toddler's grandfather.

Episode 5.14 (January 11, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 514
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Waverunner Down" August 13, 1992 Lewiston, Idaho Two wave runners crash into each other Newspaper article about the segment
"Paragliding Peril" June 29, 1993 Torrey Pines, San Diego, California A paraglider crashes into a cliff
"Cop's Son Shooting" June 23, 1991 Edgewood, Maryland A cop's 7-year-old son accidentally shoots himself with his father's gun
"Baby on Board" September 6, 1993 Conway, Arkansas A cop pulls over a speeding car and discovers that the driver is a pregnant woman in labor

Episode 5.15 (January 18, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 515
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"San Diego Boat Blast" June 21, 1991 San Diego, California A boat explodes and catches fire, leaving a family in danger
"911 Suicide Son Save" March 11, 1993 Helendale, California A teen shoots himself after a fight with his dad
"Police Dog Down" February 25, 1992 Hamilton, Ontario A man shoots a police dog
"Mystery Dispatch" September 11, 1990 Mathews, Virginia The lone dispatcher on duty chokes on a piece of candy, and uses emergency sirens to call for help.

Episode 5.16 (February 1, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 516
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Send in the Clowns" April 21, 1993 Portland, Maine A clown goes into cardiac arrest following a performance
"Boy Scout Treehouse Save" August 28, 1993 Jackson, Mississippi A boy falls out of a tree when he is building a treehouse
"Boxcar Boy" September 17, 1993 Indianapolis, Indiana A boy gets stuck inside a freight train
"A Work of Art" October 31, 1990 Odessa, Texas A boy chokes on an apple

Episode 5.17 (February 8, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 517
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Convertible Crash" June 28, 1991 Valdosta, Georgia A car gets caught underneath a moving tractor trailer
"Idaho Trauma Docu" September 3, 1993 Idaho Falls, Idaho Biking accident
"Special Olympian Hero" August 7, 1993 Ivoryton, Connecticut A cop goes into an allergic reaction after a bee sting and his Down's Syndrome brother gets help.
"Grandma's Breech Baby" August 3, 1993 Springfield, Tennessee A young woman gives birth at home

Episode 5.18 (March 8, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 518
  • This episode was the normal 60 minutes, unlike other episodes with two segments. The second segment took up the last 45 minutes of the episode, with two commercial breaks.
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Track and Field Save" October 29, 1992 Nyack, New York A 13-year-old boy goes into cardiac arrest while running
"Norwegian Organ Transplants" July 5, 1993 Las Vegas, Nevada A Norwegian family makes the decision to donate their daughter's organs after she is killed in an accident while on vacation (docu segment)

Episode 5.19 (March 10, 1994)[edit]

  • Humorous Rescues
  • This episode replayed some of the show's humorous rescue stories from the first five seasons
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Freezer Tongue" August 16, 1991 Altoona, Pennsylvania A boy gets his tongue stuck in the freezer (from Episode 3.11)
"Rocky Raccoon" November 17, 1990 Shreveport, Louisiana A raccoon gets its head stuck in a tree (from Episode 2.27)
"911 Rusty Burglar" July 11, 1991 Los Angeles, California A burglar is unable to get out of a restaurant after he breaks in through the ceiling (from Episode 3.9)
"911 Dad's Baby" September 3, 1989 Huntington Beach, California A man must deliver his wife's baby with the help of a 911 operator (from Episode 1.12)
"Laundry Chute Lad" May 3, 1992 Columbia, South Carolina A boy playing hide and seek gets stuck in a laundry chute (from Episode 4.3)

Episode 5.20 (March 15, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 519
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Mud Trap Rescue" April 5, 1992 Mobile, Alabama Girls are in a car accident, leaving one stuck in the mud.
"Surfboard Save" March 4, 1990 Lake Jewel, Florida A teen injures his spinal cord from diving into a shallow part of a lake
"Barracuda Barrage" July 9, 1993 Islamorada, Florida A woman gets a barracuda bite while her husband is fishing
"Pool Neighbor Save" August 16, 1993 Burlington, Vermont A child drowns in a backyard pool

Episode 5.21 (March 22, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 520
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Potpourri Fire Save" December 13, 1992 Rogers, Arkansas A man is trapped in a burning house
"911 Pea Heimlich" August 23, 1993 Calgary, Alberta A boy chokes on peas
"Rollerblade Rescue" July 20, 1992 Corona, California A water truck hits a boy on rollerblades on the boy's birthday Accident location on Google Street View
"Butane Huffing" April 11, 1992 Tulsa, Oklahoma A 15-year-old boy collapses from inhaling butane and dies

Episode 5.22 (March 29, 1994)[edit]

  • Animal Rescues Edition
  • Production Number: 521
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Police Shepherd Stabbed" March 8, 1993 Modesto, California A police dog is stabbed by a man causing a domestic disturbance Newspaper article on the segment
"Piggy Peril" October 14, 1993 The Dalles, Oregon A pet pig is trapped in a burning house
n/a July 30, 1993 Davis, California U.C. Davis animal medical center documentary
"Stinky's Sewer Save" July 27, 1993 Corpus Christi, Texas A dog is trapped in a storm drain

Episode 5.23 (April 5, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 522
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Brother Pool Shock" May 30, 1993 Pembroke Pines, Florida Two teenage brothers are electrocuted by a lamp post at a swimming pool
n/a August 30, 1993 Tulsa, Oklahoma A firefighter falls into burning house
"Harley Hogs the Ball" September 7, 1993 Presque Isle, Maine A dog accidentally swallows a ball it is playing with
n/a August 16, 1989 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania An ATV accident leaves a boy with a head injury

Episode 5.24 (May 3, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 523
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"African Crocodile Attack" May 1, 1986 Zimbabwe A father and son are attacked by a crocodile
"Austin Cop Collision" April 2, 1993 Austin, Texas A cop crashes during high-speed chase
"911 Out on a Limb" October 16, 1993 Millville, Pennsylvania A boy and his mother are stuck in a tree
"Hockey Havoc" March 14, 1992 Plattsburgh, New York An ice hockey player is seriously injured after a vicious open-ice body check

Episode 5.25 (May 10, 1994)[edit]

  • Child Safety Edition
  • Production Number: 524
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Son in Spa" September 9, 1993 Laguna Niguel, California A baby drowns in a hot tub
"Speed Dial Burn Save" June 17, 1993 Hingham, Massachusetts A girl is burned when her mother accidentally spills hot grease on her face
"Kapiolani Children's Hospital Doctor" February 1994 Waianae, Hawaii Documentary at Kapi'olani Medical Center for Women & Children
"Garage Door Daughter" March 15, 1991 Tarzana, California A girl gets stuck in a garage door in the presence of a real estate agent

Episode 5.26 (May 17, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 525
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Snowboarder Save" January 11, 1992 Peru, Vermont A man loses control while snowboarding and flies over a mountain side
"911 Glass Cut Teen" December 28, 1993 Dana Point, California A girl suffering the flu trips, falls, and severely cuts her neck and chest on a drinking glass
"Plaster of Peril" April 16, 1992 Lincoln, Nebraska A college art student gets a plaster mask stuck on his face and he gets his ex-girlfriend's father who is a orthodontist to get the mask off Union College on Google Street View
n/a August 18, 1993 Ontario, California A girl is injured in an accident while riding in the bed of a pickup truck

Episode 5.27 (May 24, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 526
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Snowmobile Sister Plunge" March 6, 1993 Rome, New York A girl riding a snowmobile falls into a creek and gets trapped underneath it
"911 Don't Answer the Door" March 21, 1992 Scarborough, Maine An intruder breaks into the house of a woman who is home alone
"Scissors Save" August 13, 1992 Cincinnati, Ohio A boy accidentally stabs himself while running with a pair of scissors
"Heatstroke Hiker" July 7, 1990 Las Vegas, Nevada A woman passes out from the heat while hiking in a desert

Season 6[edit]

  • This was the last season to use the 1989-1995 CBS Entertainment Productions logo.
  • This season consists of 29 episodes.

Episode 6.1 (September 13, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 955
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a March 8, 1993 Columbia, South Carolina A windsurfer is in the right place at the right time when a couple's boat capsizes
"Carbon Monoxide Family" November 4, 1992 Colorado Springs, Colorado Repeated from Episode 5.4
"Where's My Wife" June 23, 1992 Napoleon, Indiana Repeated from Episode 5.4
"Quechee Gorge Rescue" June 29, 1992 White River Junction, Vermont Repeated from Episode 5.4

Episode 6.2 (September 20, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 601
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Hang Glider Hovercraft Rescue" June 25, 1993 British Columbia A hang glider tied to a boat crashes
"Bradley's Heimlich Save" July 12, 1993 Pensacola, Florida A boy with Down syndrome performs the Heimlich maneuver on his father
"911 Runaway Car" August 29, 1993 North Carolina A car gets stuck at high speed and won't stop
"911 Pregnant Tumbler" November 30, 1993 Lusby, Maryland A pregnant woman falls down a flight of steps

Episode 6.3 (September 27, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 602
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Cliffhanger Rescue" March 21, 1994 Goreville, Illinois A teen falls while jumping across a narrow canyon
"911 Wrong Way Delivery" January 8, 1994 San Antonio, Texas A pregnant woman goes into labor at home
"New Zealand Shark Attack" April 24, 1992 Campbell Island, New Zealand A snorkeler is attacked by a shark
"Choking Chihuahua" February 10, 1994 Buda, Texas A dog chokes on a marble

Episode 6.4 (October 4, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 603
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Car Surfing Girl" September 17, 1992 La Marque, Texas A girl is injured while riding on the hood of a car and gets her leg stuck in the engine Accident location on Google Street View
"Cardiac Controller" May 5, 1993 Seattle, Washington An air traffic controller has a heart attack while on duty
"Circling Boat Rescue" May 28, 1994 Grove, Oklahoma A boy is trapped on a moving boat after his parents are thrown overboard
"Sewer Pug Save" March 13, 1994 Houston, Texas A dog falls into a storm drain

Episode 6.5 (October 11, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 604
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Slush Puppy" December 29, 1993 Missoula, Montana A dog falls through the ice and gets trapped in the freezing river
"911 Trunk Lock" July 7, 1993 Gray, Louisiana Two girls get locked in the trunk of a car and succumb to heat exhaustion
"Train Track Hero" March 22, 1994 Boca Raton, Florida A rear-end collision leaves a woman unconscious on railroad tracks as a train approaches Accident location on Google Street View
"911 Christina's Call" February 23, 1992 Rock Hill, South Carolina A girl calls 911 when her abusive dad stabs her mom after an argument

Episode 6.6 (October 18, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 605
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a January 19, 1991 Killington, Vermont A plane crashes in a freezing remote mountain area when its wings ice up
"Teen Night Asthma" November 12, 1993 Milford, Ohio A teenage girl has a severe asthma attack
"Go-Kart Mishap" November 6, 1993 Wichita Falls, Texas A boy gets injured after a go-kart crash
"Greco-Roman Rescue" December 2, 1993 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania A teenage wrestler is injured during a match

Episode 6.7 (October 25, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 606
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a April 10, 1994 Texas City, Texas Two boys float out to sea in an inflatable raft Beach location on Google Street View
n/a May 2, 1993 Concord, Massachusetts A boy chokes on corn
n/a February 13, 1994 Blackwell, Texas A man is thrown from his mountain bike
n/a December 5, 1992 Maple Heights, Ohio A teen has an apparent asthma attack while marching in a parade

Episode 6.8 (November 1, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 607
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Indian Runner Rescue" February 1992 Mexico A rider is thrown from a mule
"Erianger Medical Center Documentary" October 2, 1993 Chattanooga, Tennessee Erlanger Medical Center documentary
"Underage Teen Driver" August 6, 1993 Chillicothe, Missouri Underage Girls are in a car accident, leaving one with a bloodied face and the other critically injured.
"Dog Leash Struggle" April 15, 1994 Dutton, Virginia A dog leash strangles a girl

Episode 6.9 (November 8, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 608
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Twin Car Trauma" February 25, 1994 Riverdale, Georgia A boy playing in a car accidentally runs over his twin brother
"Fast Break Heart Ache" June 26, 1993 Spokane, Washington A young man goes into cardiac arrest while playing basketball during HoopFest HoopFest location on Google Street View
"Bridal Veil Falls Rescue" May 31, 1993 Provo, Utah A young man falls from a cliff at Bridal Veil Falls in Provo Canyon Waterfall location on Google Street View

Behind-the-scenes newspaper article

"Paramedic Daddy Delivery" September 6, 1993 Crosby, Texas A woman gives birth in an ambulance

Episode 6.10 (November 15, 1994)[edit]

  • Women Heroes Edition
  • Production Number: 609
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Pontoon Boat Save" July 15, 1993 Bull Shoals, Arkansas A boy's life jacket catches onto a pontoon boat's propellor.
"Fire Sister Save" June 11, 1994 Brooklyn, New York A woman gets trapped inside her burning home and her sister is a responding paramedic
"Victorville Bank Bust" January 24, 1992 Victorville, California A dangerous high-speed chase following a bank robbery
"Mom Sleeping Like a Pig" March 28, 1994 Denton, Texas A woman has an allergic reaction to antibiotics

Episode 6.11 (November 22, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 610
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Footfault Avalanche" February 15, 1993 Deerfield, New York Two kids are trapped in an avalanche
"Slick Cat Save" April 1994 Bowie, Maryland A cat is stuck in a ventillation system
"Pickup Truck Heroes" August 8, 1994 Hammond, Indiana A girl is run over by a pickup truck when it crashes through a convenience store
"911 Silent Intruder" July 11, 1994 Lafayette, California A woman mistakes a mannequin in her house for an intruder

Episode 6.12 (December 13, 1994)[edit]

  • Production Number: 611
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Bullet Wound Neighbor" May 12, 1994 Ackworth, Iowa A man accidentally shoots his neighbor's daughter on his farm while trying to scare away a dog
"Austin Documentary" May 1994 Austin, Texas Domestic violence documentary
"Morro Bay Submerged Car" May 20, 1993 Morro Bay, California A woman is trapped inside her car when it falls into a canal
"911 Bath Trapped Mommy" August 25, 1992 Arlington, Texas A woman is trapped in the bathroom when the lock on her door malfunctions

Episode 6.13 (December 20, 1994)[edit]

  • Christmas Edition
  • Production Number: 612
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"BVI Dinghy Disaster" December 25, 1991 Sandy Key, British Virgin Islands A family is throw from a boat by a wave
"Truck Trapped Mechanic" December 28, 1992 Eatonville, Washington A pickup truck loses its support and falls on a mechanic
"Aussie Santa Save" December 25, 1993 Gold Coast, Queensland A boy is thrown from his jet ski
"Christmas Bulb Choke" December 9, 1993 Atlantic Beach, North Carolina A baby boy chokes on a Christmas ornament's bulb top

Episode 6.14 (January 3, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 613
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Repentant Drunk Driver" January 28, 1992 Lafayette, Ohio A drunk driver kills a man and seriously injures a woman. Following the accident, he corresponds with the disabled woman while incarcerated and speaks to others about his experience.
"Jackson Memorial Documentary" May 16, 1994 Miami, Florida A group of children injured in an accident are treated at Jackson Memorial Hospital (Docu segment)
"911 Honeybee Horror" August 23, 1994 Robstown, Texas A tractor runs over a beehive, unleashing a swarm of angry bees at the driver
"Carbon Monoxide Cop" November 11, 1993 Prairie Village, Kansas A cop and his family are poisoned by carbon monoxide

Episode 6.15 (January 10, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 614
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a March 7, 1992 Salyer, California A deck falls on a boy
"Ft. Lauderdale" January 31, 1994 Fort Lauderdale, Florida Broward General Medical Center documentary
"Horse Crushed Helmet" August 21, 1993 Granby, Colorado A horse falls on a boy's head
"Alcohol Overdose" May 26, 1994 Ocean Springs, Mississippi Two teenagers get alcohol poisoing after excessive drinking

Episode 6.16 (January 17, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 615
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Glass Crash Rescue" June 28, 1994 Silver Spring, Maryland Glass falls on a worker and badly cuts his arm
"911 Ham Heimlich" June 24, 1994 Cayuga, North Dakota A baby chokes on ham
"NY Animal Hospital Doc II" 1994 New York, New York Various animals being treated
"Sand Embankment Avalanche" September 25, 1993 St. Leo, Kansas A boy is buried by a sand avalanche

Episode 6.17 (January 24, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 956
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Brush Fire Rescue" March 14, 1994 Blue Mound, Texas A firefighter is run over while fighting a brush fire
"911 Out on a Limb" October 16, 1993 Millville, Pennsylvania Repeated from Episode 5.24
"Hockey Havoc" March 14, 1992 Plattsburgh, New York Repeated from Episode 5.24
"African Crocodile Attack" May 1, 1986 Zimbabwe Repeated from Episode 5.24

Episode 6.18 (January 31, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 616
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a April 7, 1992 North Andover, Massachusetts A burglary occurs while a woman is house sitting for her parents
"Chance Encounter" February 28, 1994 Palm Springs, California Officers searching for missing boys find seriously injured female hikers instead
"Locomotive Cop Hero" September 8, 1994 Waxhaw, North Carolina A toddler boy and his mother get trapped inside their car after it stalls on a railroad crossing as a train approaches Railroad location on Google Street View
n/a April 23, 1994 Memphis, Tennessee A teenage girl suffers an allergic reaction to shrimp while at the prom

Episode 6.19 (February 7, 1995)[edit]

  • Children Heroes Edition
  • Production Number: 617
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a July 22, 1993 Joliet, Illinois A woman trapped in burning house
"Bathtub Seizure" October 28, 1994 Oakland, California A boy finds his mom having a seizure in a bathtub
"Stop Drop 'n Treehouse" November 22, 1993 Oceanside, California A boy's clothes catch fire in a treehouse by a candle
"911 Brittany's Brave Call" January 22, 1994 Palmdale, California A man goes into insulin shock

Episode 6.20 (February 14, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 618
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a January 26, 1994 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania An elderly woman goes into cardiac arrest while on an airplane
"Look Both Ways" August 10, 1994 Biglerville, Pennsylvania A girl is hit by a car
"Drainage Trap" July 12, 1994 Eunice, Louisiana A boy is sucked into a drainage pipe
"Rear End Baby" July 22, 1994 Foothill Ranch, California A woman suffers pregnancy complications

Episode 6.21 (February 21, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 619
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Accidental Shooting" September 8, 1994 Lubbock, Texas A boy playing with a shotgun accidentally shoots his brother
n/a October 20, 1994 Mesa, Arizona A boy is rushed by his parents to the local fire station following an asthma attack
n/a January 1, 1993 San Jose, California A single mother and her son hide in the closet and calls 911 when a burglar breaks into their apartment and is looking for them
"911 Mommy's Bleeding" November 16, 1994 Denver, Colorado A girl calls 911 when her mother has a miscarriage

Episode 6.22 (February 22, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 957H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Baby on Board" September 6, 1993 Conway, Arkansas Repeated from Episode 5.15
"Harley Hogs the Ball" September 7, 1993 Presque Isle, Maine Repeated from Episode 5.23

Episode 6.23 (February 28, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 620
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a October 2, 1994 Barnes Lake, Alaska A group of people use noise to move a group of whales to a safer location Aerial view of Barnes Lake
Report on rescue
"Hornet Attack Save" July 1994 Swain County, North Carolina A Hornet stings a man causing him to have an allergic reaction
"Riding Mower Mayhem" April 19, 1993 Thompson's Station, Tennessee A boy's leg is mangled following a lawn mower accident
"Mule Pull Cardiac" September 2, 1992 Rutland, Vermont A man has a heart attack during a chariot race at the Vermont State Fair

Episode 6.24 (March 21, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 621
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a July 23, 1993 Flower Mound, Texas A child crawls into a backyard pool
"911 Sibling Delivery" September 23, 1994 Blue Springs, Missouri Three children are home with their mother when she goes into labor
"999 Officer Down" * [3] October 10, 1994 Phoenix, Arizona A cop is shot while investigating suspicious people
n/a October 22, 1994 Jonesboro, Arkansas A child does CPR on a collapsed jogger

Episode 6.25 (May 2, 1995)[edit]

  • Miracle Rescues Edition
  • Production Number: 622
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a July 25, 1994 Live Oak County, Texas A boy survives in an air pocket underwater for over 20 minutes when he accidentally drives his parents' jeep into a pond
"Phoenix Aerovac" (II) July 4, 1994 Mesa, Arizona An elderly man recovers from a long coma after falling through a skylight
n/a August 7, 1993 Destin, Florida A toddler is uninjured after falling 70 feet off a balcony
n/a December 7, 1994 Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland A boy is buried in a mound of snow formed by a snow plow

Episode 6.26 (May 9, 1995)[edit]

  • Child Safety Edition

Production Number: 623

Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Window Fall Rescue" June 4, 1994 Mechanicsville, Maryland A boy falls out of a window
n/a January 31, 1995 Miami, Florida A boy hit by a car and a toddler hit by a falling television are treated at Jackson Memorial Hospital
"Depacote Disaster" November 15, 1994 Nashville, Tennessee A girl swallows her sister's anticonvulsant medication
n/a January 8, 1993 Schoolcraft, Michigan A boy gets the string of his jacket caught in a crack in a playground slide
"Baby Bathtub Burn" February 18, 1992 Clio, Michigan A boy is burned by hot water from a bathtub

Episode 6.27 (May 16, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 624
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a February 23, 1994 Crystal Mountain, Washington A snowboarder runs off the trail and get buried by snow drifts that fall from treetops
n/a December 29, 1994 Scottsbluff, Nebraska A zookeeper is attacked by a leopard
n/a November 24, 1989 Waimanalo, Hawaii A hang glider crashes into a guard rail
"Healing the Healers" * [4] April 19, 1995 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Group counseling sessions with rescuers who were on the scene of the Oklahoma City bombing

Episode 6.28 (May 17, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 958H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a December 23, 1994 Greentown, Ohio Two kids fall into a frozen pond
"Bella's Little Buddy" July 6, 1992 Colorado River Repeated from Episode 5.3

Episode 6.29 (May 23, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 625
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a November 26, 1994 Lumpkin County, Georgia A child gets lost while hiking
n/a June 28, 1993 Mesa, Arizona A restaurant manager is shot during a robbery
n/a March 21, 1994 Oakridge, Oregon A woman's car skids off a cliff as her father watches from the car in front
n/a November 23, 1994 Washington, D.C. A baby is born prematurely on an airplane

Season 7[edit]

  • This was the first and only season to use the 1995 CBS Productions logo.
  • This season consisted of 15 episodes.

Episode 7.1 (September 12, 1995)[edit]

  • Production Number: 701
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a March 28, 1995 Albany, New York
Rochester, New York
An airplane loses its lights and communication during flight Albany airport on Google Street View
n/a December 9, 1994 Upper Marlboro, Maryland Four teens are injured when a car is t-boned by a school bus
n/a December 9, 1994 Fresno, California Two gunmen attempt to rob a drugstore Robbery location on Google Street View (no longer a drugstore)
n/a September 25, 1989 San Jose, California A pregnant woman gets a plaster cast stuck on her chest

Episode 7.2 (February 1, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 628
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"911 Python Babysitter" March 27, 1995 Milwaukee, Wisconsin A woman is nearly strangled by her sister's pet Burmese python
"CPR Parking Lot" June 23, 1994 Wheaton, Illinois A man is found lying in cardiac arrest in a parking garage
"Hostage Hot Pursuit" November 3, 1993 Parkersburg, West Virginia A fast food employee is kidnapped by an armed robber, leading police on a high-speed chase
"911 Car Phone Kid" February 28, 1995 Deltona, Florida A boy calls 911 on a car phone when his mother parks the car and passes out

Episode 7.3 (February 8, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 629
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Teen Cliff Plunge" April 26, 1994 Port Angeles, Washington A teenager falls more than 200 feet off a cliff
"Teen Scuba Diver" July 28, 1991 Muncie, Indiana A scuba diver loses her regulator while underwater
"Crushed Runaway Car" March 2, 1994 Stroud, Oklahoma A car is crushed by cargo breaking loose from a truck, incapacitating the driver
n/a February 10, 1995 Beverly Hills, California A pet green iguana falls and drowns in a swimming pool

Episode 7.4 (February 15, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 707
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Trooper Buddy Down" * [2] January 21, 1995 Powhatan, Virginia A head-on crash involving a state trooper and his pregnant wife
n/a February 27, 1995 Deerfield, New Hampshire A man gives his wife rescue breathing when she has an asthma attack
n/a June 14, 1995 Longmont, Colorado A car crashes into a river with two women inside Short article on the incident on the Longmont Emergency Unit's website
n/a June 23, 1995 Boynton Beach, Florida Three children climb high into a tree

Episode 7.5 (February 22, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 709
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a June 24, 1995 San Francisco, California Police search frantically for a woman scheduled to receive a kidney transplant whose location is unknown
n/a June 20, 1993 New Jersey A Freon leak causes a boy to pass out and drown in the refrigerator of his dad's fishing boat
n/a July 30, 1992 Phoenix, Arizona Two cops are shot when they stop to confront a suspicious man with a gun
n/a May 6, 1995 Clayton, North Carolina A girl gets her tongue stuck in the mouth of a glass bottle

Episode 7.6 (February 29, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 708
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a March 28, 1995 Tampa, Florida A blind woman is injured in car accident
n/a March 19, 1994 Destin, Florida A scuba diver runs out of oxygen
n/a September 27, 1994 Fremont, California A man standing on a high bridge threatens to commit suicide
n/a May 27, 1995 Boston, Massachusetts Veterinary clinic documentary at Angel Memorial Hospital

Episode 7.7 (March 7, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 630
Title Event date Event location Description External links
May 2, 1994 Saint Paul, Minnesota A boy breaks through a window and severely cuts his arm while jumping on a bed
n/a August 15, 1994 Evanston, Wyoming A man is electrocuted while trying to repair his dishwasher
n/a November 1, 1993 Santa Barbara, California Attempts to tow a beached humpback whale back out to sea
"Short-Handed at Shorty's" * [5] March 8, 1995 Richmond, Virginia A man gets his fingers stuck in a safe

Episode 7.8 (March 28, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 626
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a n/a Goshen, Indiana A warehouse worker is pinned by items that fall from a forklift
n/a July 10, 1994 Phoenix, Arizona A man has a heatstroke while dirt biking in the desert with his stepson
n/a February 26, 1994 Issaquah, Washington A girl falls off a waterfall
n/a June 19, 1993 Trotwood, Ohio A dog alerts its owners that their baby has stopped breathing

Episode 7.9 (April 4, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 712
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a April 25, 1995 Lexington, Kentucky A electric guitar gives a band member an electric shock during a rehearsal
n/a November 1, 1993 Redding, California Domestic stabbing
n/a July 1995 Wisconsin A woman falls out of a covered wagon when the horses bolt, causing her leg to be crushed under the wheel
n/a n/a Florida Air ambulance documentary

Episode 7.10 (April 11, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 710
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a March 5, 1994 Salt Lake City, Utah Salt Lake City Public Library hostage incident
n/a April 11, 1995 Cope, South Carolina A woman goes into premature labor in a car
n/a June 21, 1991 Iceland A snowmobile falls into a glacier fissure
"Lizard Finger Lock" * [6] April 25, 1995 Quarryville, Pennsylvania A pet lizard bites down on a toddler's finger and won't let go

Episode 7.11 (April 23, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 913H
  • 30-minute episode
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a January 20, 1995 Tucson, Arizona A Police dog is shot after a high-speed chase
n/a June 2, 1995 Franklinton, Louisiana A fallen tree buries a child under its roots

Episode 7.12 (May 2, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 627
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a n/a Saginaw, Michigan A baby goes into respiratory arrest in a crowded parking deck
n/a January 21, 1995 Irvine, Kentucky A toddler puts a car in gear, causing it to roll into the street
n/a July 9, 1993 Surrey, British Columbia A 13-year-old girl is home alone when a break-in occurs
n/a November 15, 1994 Akron, Ohio Documentary follows premature baby's stay at the neo-natal intensive care unit at Children's Hospital

Episode 7.13 (August 6, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 711
Title Event date Event location Description External links
"Dunebuggy Disaster" June 4, 1995 Stanford, Kentucky A couple is injured in a dunebuggy crash
"Pool Filter Kid" June 27, 1995 Sacramento, California A boy is stuck in a backyard pool filter
"Paraglider Gondola Save" June 6, 1994 Aspen, Colorado A paraglider's parachute catches on a gondola line
"Baby John Doe" June 20, 1994 Highland Township, Michigan An abandoned baby is found in a park after dark

Episode 7.14 (August 20, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 713
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a n/a n/a A boy is run over by a tractor
n/a n/a Bangor, Maine A student gets her finger stuck in a desk
n/a January 20, 1995 Tucson, Arizona A Police dog is shot after a high-speed chase (repeat from Episode 7.11)
n/a June 2, 1995 Franklinton, Louisiana A fallen tree buries a child under its roots (repeat from Episode 7.11)

Episode 7.15 (August 27, 1996)[edit]

  • Production Number: 714
Title Event date Event location Description External links
n/a October 3, 1995 St. Louis, Missouri A school bus driver suffers a stroke behind the wheel
n/a July 6, 1995 Las Vegas, Nevada Four children injured in a car accident are treated at University Medical Center (docu segment)
n/a October 26, 1991 North Little Rock, Arkansas A kneeboarder crashes into trees along the banks of a lake
n/a April 15, 1995 Loves Park, Illinois A child opens the door of a moving pickup truck in a Wal-Mart parking lot and lands on the pavement on his head Accident location on Google Street View
n/a January 18, 1994 Detroit, Michigan An elderly man discovers a boy frozen in the snow on the side of the road

External links[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ a b http://www.filmva.org/resume/tvresume.html
  3. ^ http://www.azcommerce.com/doclib/film/updated%20fimography.pdf
  4. ^ Tulsa World. May 13, 1995. "Television Show To Feature Rescuers". Tulsa, OK. p. N8.
  5. ^ Richmond Times-Dispatch. March 1, 1996. "'RESCUE 911' STORY ABOUT LOCAL MAN". Richmond, VA. p. C5.
  6. ^ [1], QUARRYVILLE LIZARD IS RESCUED FROM CANCELLATION