Who Lives and Who Dies
Season: 5
Episode: 11
Original airdate: January 24, 2017
Written by: Michael Gilvary
Directed by: Haze J.F. Bergeron III
Episode chronology
Previous episode: The People We Meet
Next episode: An Agent of the Machine


Dawson finds it hard to keep her emotions in check during an ambo run involving a pregnant teen. Elsewhere, the firehouse is called to the site of a building fire and Casey is forced to make a split-second decision when two victims are each need of life-saving assistance. In the aftermath, Casey is left to deal with the repercussions. Meanwhile, Severide shares a bond with Anna, as she makes her recovery.


Main Cast

Guest Stars


  • Anthony Ferraris as Squad 3 Driver Tony Ferraris
  • Greg Mills as Rick Denton
  • Tobi Mattingly as Therese
  • Patti Vasquez as Nurse
  • Cesar Jaime as Paramedic Cesar
  • Autumn Bell as Miranda
  • Bethany Libby as Teacher
  • Susan Myburgh as Nurse
  • Gregory Lacey as Security Guard
  • Sarah Scanlon as Carly
  • Andrew Ritter as Orderly


Background information and Notes

Chicago Fire season 5
Episodes The Hose or the AnimalA Real Wake-Up CallScorched EarthNobody Else Is Dying TodayI Held Her HandThat DayLift Each OtherOne HundredSome Make It, Some Don'tThe People We MeetWho Lives and Who DiesAn Agent of the MachineTrading In ScuttlebuttPurgatoryDeathtrapTelling Her GoodbyeBabies and FoolsTake a KneeCarry Their LegacyCarry MeSixty DaysMy Miracle
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