3-D technology allows immigrants to visit loved ones they left behind

Americas Now

It’s a family reunion courtesy of virtual reality technology.

Throughout the United States there are thousands of immigrants whose status makes it virtually impossible for them to leave the country and visit their homelands.

Their only contact with relatives might be a phone call, e-mail or perhaps Skype.

Now, one young man is using virtual reality to make what has been virtually impossible…possible.

Correspondent John Zarrella has the story.