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Dramatic Footage Shows Car Chase At U.S. Capitol (VIDEO)

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On Thursday, the U.S. Capitol was put on lockdown after a female suspect struck a bollard near the White House in her vehicle and proceeded to flee toward the Capitol grounds, where gunshots were fired.

According to the Associated Press, one police officer was injured in the incident.

A portion of the car chase, taking place on west side of the Capitol building, was caught on camera by Alhurra Television and aired on Fox News later Thursday.

Watch the footage above.

Click here to read more about the incident on Capitol Hill.

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