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Highway Patrol Copter Cave-In (1955–1959) Online

Highway Patrol Copter Cave-In (1955–1959) Online
Original Title :
Copter Cave-In
Genre :
TV Episode / Action / Crime / Drama
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Directror :
Jack Herzberg
Cast :
Broderick Crawford,William Boyett,Alan Wells
Writer :
Jack Rock
Type :
TV Episode
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Rating :
Highway Patrol Copter Cave-In (1955–1959) Online

Prison escapee Nolan Wilbur murders a gas station attendant and steals a woman's car in a bid for freedom. When the woman notifies the Highway Patrol, a series of roadblocks is immediately put in place and Dan Mathews orders the Patrol's helicopter to aid in the search. Wilbur abandons the car and spots a prospector who is attempting to re-open an inactive mine. He holds the man at gunpoint until he spots the helicopter, then recklessly (and loudly) forces him into the mine, causing a cave-in that seriously injures the prospector. Dan and Sergeant Williams and forced to enter the mine unarmed to aid the victim, but once outside they are able to position themselves for a final effort to bring down Wilbur and airlift the injured prospector to a hospital. {locallinks-homepage}
Episode complete credited cast:
Broderick Crawford Broderick Crawford - Chief Dan Mathews
William Boyett William Boyett - Sgt. Ken Williams
Alan Wells Alan Wells - Nolan Wilbur
Harry Fleer Harry Fleer - Prospector
Diane Webber Diane Webber - Woman (as Dianne Webber)
Frank Warren Frank Warren - Officer Simpson
Art Gilmore Art Gilmore - Narrator (voice)

User reviews



This is a very good episode of Highway Patrol, but they should have returned to the gas station, for more on actress Diane Webber. She was one of the hottest stars in the late 1950's through the 1970's.