BUFFALO, NY -- A young boy leaped into action and saved his sister from an icy ravine.

Imagine your sister falls into an icy ravine. Imagine, she is stuck in thefreezing cold water.That was the case last week for10year old Carter Perry.

Carter's sister, Tiana, 11was stuck in waist-high water in an icy ravine. She'd fallen in as she was trying to rescue her cat. Carter helped his sister and made his way to a log and stayed there holding onto his sister's coat. Cater's sister, Stephanie was able to call 911.

Kimberly Beagle says her son never left his sister's side until help was able to get there.

Tiana had a bruise on her leg but is otherwise just fine. Carter is a hero!