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Heidi Klum Rescues Son Henry from Drowning: See the Dramatic Pictures

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Heidi Klum pulls son Henry out of the water after he got caught in a riptide in Hawaii.

Supermodel mom to the rescue! As previously reported, Heidi Klum was the heroine during a family beach vacation in Oahu, Hawaii on March 31 when a dangerous riptide threatened the lives of her 7-year-old son, Henry, plus two nannies.

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Newly released photos from the scary incident show the bikini-clad Project Runway host, 39, coming to the aid of her little boy and a nanny in the choppy surf — grabbing Henry by the wrist and later dragging the nanny to safety. Klum’s bodyguard boyfriend Martin Kirsten also sprang to action in the seaside rescue.

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Heidi Klum helps her son Henry out of the water

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Klum first spoke to Us Weekly about the ordeal on Monday. “We got pulled into the ocean by a big wave. Of course, as a mother, I was very scared for my child and everyone else in the water,” the German stunner told Us in a statement. “Henry is a strong swimmer and was able to swim back to land. We were able to get everyone out safely.”

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Heidi Klum pulls her kids’ nanny out of the water in Hawaii

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It was an otherwise happy and peaceful Easter Sunday for Klum, Kirsten, and her four kids with ex-husband Seal: Henry, Johan, 6, and Lou, 3 plus Leni, 8, Klum’s child from a previous relationship adopted by Seal. “Happy Easter!” Klum wrote beneath a Facebook shot in which Easter eggs were strewn across the beach.

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