Dixie convinces a former drug addict not to give up on himself and his relationship with his father and son. When attending the accident, Dixie gets spooked, while Iain is bored and reckless.
Meanwhile, Connie finds a friend in a patient who was a former surgeon. Following a suspected suicide attempt, Connie agrees not to refer him but she will keep him in for observation.
Elsewhere, Zoe and Max carry on their secret fling, which Max wants out in the open. Max declares his love for Zoe and she kisses him in the emergency department reception, where everyone sees!