Video: Dramatic drone footage shows flooding's devastating impact on Franklin and Waikato

Drone footage sent exclusively to Newshub shows the devastating impact flooding has had on the Franklin and Waikato Districts.

The footage shows areas in Onewhero, Waiuku and Pukekohe which have been hit hard by the severe flooding.

One of the four people who died from Friday's flooding was found in Onewhero.

In a statement on Sunday, police said the man was located by a drone operator around one kilometre from where he went missing.

Watch the drone footage above.