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    A driver crashed into the South Barricade. He is in custody.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Washington, DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department responders have arrived to the US Capitol building after a driver struck the South Barricade, US Senate Parking Operations said via Twitter on Friday.

    The driver, who did not enter the secure perimeter, is currently in custody, according to local media reports.

    The US Capitol building is the seat of the legislative branch of the US government known as Congress.

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