Heavy rains caused a sinkhole in Dashkova side street in the centre of Moscow. About this TASS said a source in the emergency services.

"the Failure of the soil occurred due to heavy rains at: Dashkov pereulok, 7. Under the failure of a hatch gas service", – said the Agency interlocutor.

Moscow has updated the record for rainfall

In the night of Saturday the wind with the rain tumbled down in Moscow 50 trees, damaged almost 20 cars. According to preliminary data, no victims.

Earlier Friday, Ministry of emergency situations of Russia in Moscow has distributed emergency warning of very heavy rain which will last until Saturday morning. Also in the MOE warned about the storm and strong wind with gusts up to 12-17 meters per second.