COLUMBIA, SC (WIS)- It was an emotional reunion Thursday for a Midlands man who has been apart from his family for almost seven years.
David Beer, an employee at Lexington Medical Center has been working since 2006 to bring the rest of his family from West Africa to the United States.
With the help of Beer's co-workers, his wife and one of his son's are now in Columbia.
David has lived in the U.S. since 2006 after winning a job lottery in Liberia.
"It's hard, that's all," David said.