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19-year-old Missouri man arrested in U-Haul crash at White House security barrier

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The Secret Service said a U-Haul truck crashed into security barriers around Lafayette Square,

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across the street from the White House, on Monday night.

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The driver of the truck was arrested and apparently had a Nazi flag.  US Park Police on Tuesday identified the driver as Sai Varshit Kandula, 19, of Chesterfield, Missouri.  

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Authorities have confirmed that charges will be filed against the driver, including assault with a dangerous weapon and harm to the president,

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vice president or family members.  Secret Service spokesman Anthony Guglielmi tweeted the crash happened just before 10 p.m.

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"There were no injuries to Secret Service or White House personnel, and the cause and manner of the accident are under investigation,

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" Guglielmi said. Law enforcement officials can be seen inspecting the truck. Shortly after 11 pm,

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the back part was opened and it appeared that robots were being used to find out if there was anything dangerous inside.

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