2 injured after driver tries to ram gate at Fort Meade, officials say – Fox News

A driver of a vehicle tried to ram a gate at the National Security Agency building in Fort Meade Monday morning, resulting in a shooting, authorities say.

Chad Jones, a spokesman at Fort Meade, told The Associated Press that two people are being treated for injuries and emergency responders are on the scene. Jones told WUSA-TV that he isn’t sure how the injuries occurred.

At least one person on a stretcher being wheeled to an ambulance appears to be in uniform, the station reports. There are two vehicles with damage outside the gate.

Anne Arundel County police say the National Security Agency is handling the investigation, WUSA9 reports. The incident happened around 9:30 a.m. local time.

Fort Meade, located in Maryland, is home to around 11,000 military personnel and 29,000 civilian employees, according to its website.

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