Lockdown lifted at D.C. Capitol after nearby fire not a threat

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WASHINGTON D.C. (WBRE/WYOU-TV) The Associated Press reported Monday morning that the Capitol was on lockdown.

Officials say the evacuation at the inaugural rehearsal was due to a fire several blocks away and not believed to be a threat.

Officials say they lifted the lockdown shortly after.

This is an ongoing story. As we learn more, we will update this post.

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