🚨🚨A helicopter just landed on the east front of the Capitol. I’ve never seen anything like this before. ever. pic.twitter.com/LxV0mywRSe
— Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) April 2, 2021
Daily Mail: BREAKING NEWS: Two Capitol cops are injured after car smashes into barrier on Independence Avenue
* A chopper has been flown in to remove injured people; it's unclear how many there are or if there is an active shooting * Witnesses have described a chaotic scene with police and EMT presence but the Capitol Police are yet to confirm any facts * An external security threat alert was sent out to workers * The two cops have been taken to the hospital and the driver is in custody
Two Capitol police officers have been injured after a car plowed through a barrier on Independence Avenue on Friday.
The driver was also injured and is in custody.
Both of the cops have been taken to the hospital. It's unclear what kind of condition they are in.
The incident sparked chaos at the Capitol on Friday afternoon and sent workers into lockdown.
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