White House locked down after driver hits security barrier

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WASHINGTON (ABC) — The White House was on lockdown Friday afternoon after a passenger vehicle struck a security barrier.

The U.S. Secret Service tweeted that the vehicle "did not breach the security barrier of the White House complex." No shots were fired during the incident, the Secret Service said.

The agency added that the female driver of the vehicle was "immediately apprehended."

Witnesses saw a commotion on the White House grounds as security officers responded.

President Donald Trump was hosting Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the White House at the time.

Turnbull left the White House after a delay.

The Secret Service also said no law enforcement personnel were injured in the incident.