Video Shows Police Chase In Front Of U.S. Capitol

A woman driving a black car tried to ram through a White House barricade Thursday, then led police on a chase that ended in gunfire outside the U.S. Capitol, according to the Associated Press.

This incredible footage caught by Alhurra TV shows police diving out of the car’s path as it sped near the west front of the Capitol:

 

 

Update: Full video with sound below:

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