Locals have had enough of loose road material repeatedly damaging their windscreens.
There will be an increased police presence until the person is found.
WorkSafe will be advised of the death.
"This was never meant to be a permanent position ... and was simply based on providing community help."
They are being taken to hospital.
A precautionary health notice has been issued.
There are fears water restrictions might be needed over summer.
A man who has been fighting floods for over four decades has finally handed control of the flood banks to someone else.
The owner of a Waikato rubbish dump that has been on fire for months has been ordered to put a dirt cap on it.