That Day
Season: 5
Episode: 6
Original airdate: November 22, 2016
Written by: Michael A. O'Shea
Directed by: Dan Lerner
Episode chronology
Previous episode: I Held Her Hand
Next episode: Lift Each Other


While responding to a call in the field, Dawson accidentally hits a pedestrian who stepped in front of the ambulance, and is left to deal with the repercussions. Lt. Casey and Lt. Severide disagree and continue to investigate an arson case while Chief Boden is left to decide whether to attend an important function in New York. Elsewhere, in hopes of preparing him for a possible promotion, Lt. Casey puts Herrmann at the helm for a shift so he can discover firsthand what his superiors deal with.


Main Cast

Guest Stars


  • Erin Breen as Lieutenant Alexa Hubble
  • Juan Lozada as James
  • Dan Jessup as Russell Hayes
  • Steve Chikerotis as District Chief Steve Walker
  • Sam Poretta as Paramedic Chief Hatcher
  • John J. Salka, Jr. as FDNY Chief John Salka
  • Meg Ahlheim as Chief Walker's Assistant
  • Marcus Hendricks as Uniformed Officer
  • Cyril Smith as IA Officer Fitzgerald
  • Dana Paulo as Friend
  • Edward D. Richardson as Truck Driver
  • Charlotte Mae Ellison as Jessie
  • Charlie Strater as Father
  • Sam Zerante as Thomas Crews


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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