Secret Service investigates agents after White House crash

A spokesman for the Secret Service told the BBC the collision happened during the evening on 4 March.The Washington Post reported the agents drove the car into a security barricade after a night of drinking and partying.The crash is the latest in a series of embarrassing incidents involving the agency charged with protecting President Barack Obama.The Washington Post has identified the agents as Mark Connolly, deputy in charge of the president's security detail, and George Ogilvie, a senior supervisor in the agency's Washington office.They had been attending a party at a nearby bar before the incident occurred, the Post reported.