On the season finale of the second season, things get pretty heated when a fireman dies fighting a fire. However Maura suspects arson. Out with her mother, someone runs into them. Maura’s mother pushes her to safety and she is hit by the car. Maura’s father comes to town to make sure her and Maura are all right. Maura is not happy at first, and he promises to give him information about her birth mother. Jane does not file a report about Doyle and ask Gabriel not too either. They discover what was used to kill the firefighter and have a plan to flush him out. However, Maura’s father shoots the bad firefighter and begins a shooting war with Gabriel. Jane shoots him dead, while Maura looks at her mortified.