California firefighter and actor who appeared on the 1970s NBC/Universal series, Emergency!
He was working for the Topanga Canyon station of the Los Angeles County Fire Department at the time that he was cast in Emergency! He continued working as a firefighter while shooting episodes of the television show.
He and fellow Los Angeles firefighter, Dick Hammer, both appeared on Emergency!, playing characters who had the actors' own, real-life names.
He fathered one daughter and two sons.
His television show, Emergency!, starred actor Randolph Mantooth.