A woman tried to ram her vehicle through a security barrier outside of White House.

Source: Daily Caller 

The Secret Service reported that a woman breached the front gate and smashed her car into a security barrier outside of the White House.

The incident took place Friday afternoon, and authorities have reported the woman driving the vehicle likely had mental issues.

Federal authorities have reported no injuries were involved, and that they were able to successfully prevent the deranged suspect from breaching their security barriers.

The Secret Service Twitter account reported the vehicle slammed into a barrier at the corner of 17th Street NW and E Street NW, in D.C.

After the female driver slammed her vehicle into the barrier, authorities immediately apprehended the suspect after a brief confrontation.

No Secret Service or other federal officials were injured during the dangerous incident.

Below are a series of tweets from the Secret Service, offering a brief synopsis into the situation.

The White House is currently on lock down as President Donald Trump is hosting Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.

Turnbull is reportedly staying at the White House until the incident is investigated and deemed safe by federal officials.

This is a developing story. Please heck back for updates.