Brothers Recognized For Saving Babysitter's Life
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13-year-old Nicholas Otto-Bernstein and his younger brother, 11-year old Jonathan, are being recognized as heroes for saving the life of their baby sitter who went unconscious in a swimming pool. (Aug. 10)


[Location - Date:Southampton, NY -- August 9, 2012][Source:WABC-TV][VO:][Notes:SOT Nicholas Otto-Bernstein, 13 years old: "I felt like I saved a life that day."]IN NEW YORK ... A BABY SITTER SUFFERS A SEIZURE WHILE SWIMMING THIS POOL ...SHE TURNS BLUE AND GOES UNCONCIOUS.[Notes:911 CALL AUDIO: "911 dispatcher: Is she out of the pool? Nicholas: No, no. No she is not out of the pool, the victim is not out of the pool. 911 : Okay, hold on stay on the phone for me."]THE TWO BROTHERS SHE WAS WATCHING CALL NINE-ONE-ONE.[Notes:SOT Nicholas Otto-Bernstein, 13 years old: "We were both afraid that she was going to die."][Notes:SOT Jonathan Otto-Bernstein, 11 years old: "It was really scary because we didn't know what was going to happen."]THE BOYS MANAGED TO GET THE BABY SITTER TO THE POOL STEPS ... THEY KEPT HER HEAD ABOVE WATER AND STARTED C-P-R UNTIL PARAMEDICS ARRIVED.[Notes:SOT Jonathan Otto-Bernstein, 11 years old: "They calmed us down. They said you guys did a great job of not letting her drown."]THE BROTHERS ARE BEING RECOGNIZED AS HEROES.AND THEIR PARENTS SAY THEY COULDN'T BE PROUDER.[Notes:SOT Katharina Otto-Bernstein, Mother "What to do in that moment was really tremendous."][Notes:SOT Nathan Bernstein, Father: "They were so cool and composed. Even if they were scared."]MEANTIME THE BABYSITTER IS OUT OF THE HOSPITAL ... AND DOING WELL.[SIGOUT/REPORTER, LOCATION, ASSOCIATED PRESS](****END****) ANCHOR VOICE: -------------------------VIDEO PRODUCER: NICOLE GRETHER---------------------------VIDEO SOURCE: WABC-----------------------VIDEO APPROVAL: ----------------------------VIDEO RESTRICTIONS: COURTESY WABC----------------------------------MARKET EMBARGO (S): NONE--------------------------------