Police: 4-year-old pulls younger sister from wreckage of car crash that killed their mother

Police: 4-year-old pulls younger sister from wreckage of car crash that killed their mother

February 21, 2013 Updated Feb 21, 2013 at 11:20 AM CST

A heroic effort by a 4-year-old girl following a car crash that killed her mother.

According to a report from Washington television station KING5, police said a 4-year-old gull managed to puller her 2-year-old sister from the wreckage of a car crash that killed their mother early Wednesday morning.

The girl covered herself and her sister with a blanket until a passing motorist found them hours later, according to the KING5 report.

Watch video and read the KING5 report HERE.