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. (The TV host's bikini top Klum's bodyguard boyfriend Martin Kirsten also sprang to action in the seaside rescue.

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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 Germany 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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It was an otherwise happy and peaceful Easter Sunday for Klum, Kirsten, and her four kids with ex-husband Seal: Leni, 8, Henry, Johan, 6, and Lou, 3. "Happy Easter!" Klum wrote beneath a Facebook shot in which Easter eggs were strewn across the beach.

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