CNN: White House offices evacuated, no danger to Obama

May 11, 2013 15:01

WASHINGTON - The West Wing of the White House was evacuated on Saturday, possibly due to smoke from an electrical closet, and there was indication of danger to US President Barack Obama, CNN and Fox News reported.

Obama's Oval Office and top staff offices are located in the West Wing adjacent to the main White House. Fox reported fire trucks were at the scene. Reuters was checking the report.

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