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In Photos: Moscow Hit By Torrential Summer Rain Storm

Moscow was hit by flash flooding on Tuesday as heavy rains poured down over the capital.

Residents were seen running for cover and cars were seen navigating flooded streets during the torrential downpour.

The damages from the storm could cost the city's businesses dozens of millions of rubles, the president of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry told the state-run TASS news agency.

Here's a look at scenes from this unusual weather event: