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Car crashes into gate around Capitol Square

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

A car crashed into the gate around the Capitol Square a little after 2:00 a.m. Friday.

The driver said he looked down for a second, and that's when he crashed. He wasn't hurt but the gate was damaged.

Even though the gate is damaged, it doesn't appear that this accident will have an effect on any of the upcoming Inauguration activities.

Capitol Police are investigating, but there's no word yet if the driver will be charged.

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