At least 15 people killed after flooding in Macedonia

The storm caused havoc in the country's capital, Skopje

At least 15 people killed after flooding in Macedonia

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Overnight storms have caused flooding in Macedonia which has led to the deaths of at least 15 people.

The country's capital of Skopje was worst hit, following torrential rainfall. 22 people are in hospital following the floods.

The AP news agency reports that hundreds of homes have been destroyed, and several areas are without electricity.

The army have also been called on to assist after three and a half inches of rain fell.