WASHINGTON (KSDK) - A woman was shot and killed Thursday afternoon after she rammed a car into a barricade near the White House.
The woman then led Capitol police on a high-speed chase that ended in an exchange of gunfire near 2nd and Constitution.
Several lawmakers from the St. Louis area are in Washington right now, and were forced to shelter in place during the shooting.
NewsChannel 5's Mike Bush spoke to Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO), Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), and Rep. Bill Enyart (D-IL) about where they were when the shooting took place.
Click the video players above and to the left of this story to hear what they had to say.