(NBC) -- A U.S. Capitol Police officer is injured after a car crashed into a barrier Monday afternoon near the Library of Congress and U.S. Capitol Building.
Police are searching the "suspicious" car at Second Street SE and Pennsylvania Avenue SE. They used a robot to approach the car.
Several people at the scene yelled "fire in the hole!" as police "disrupted" the trunk of the car with a loud explosion in order to search it.
Advertisement - story continues below