A new virtual reality app lets you experience just how dangerous it can be to text while driving or using other high-tech distractions. Tech reporter Rich Demuro demonstrates in the video player above.
This video posted to YouTube on July 16 puts it in perspective. "In Close to Home, we are introduced to six characters on a perfectly average day. Their lives are then irrevocably changed by the devastating consequences of a seemingly innocent glance at a phone while driving. No post is worth a life. It Can Wait."
Powerful and sad: