While Gomer is sitting in a diner minding his own business, he witnesses a minor traffic accident. One of the two involved just happens to be Sgt. Carter. By the time Gomer can get to the scene Sgt. Carter had left and the other man involved is more than happy to know that Gomer had seen the whole incident. When Sgt. Carter finds out about Gomer being called in as a witness, he schemes to have him out of town the day of the court date.