Police officers are trying to gather forensic evidence from the flooded village of Chew Stoke in Somerset after a man died.
It's understood the man was trying to cross a flooded ford when his car became trapped.
More heavy rain and strong gusts will sweep across Britain this weekend, with further floods expected in the UK.
ITV News viewers have been emailing photographs of flooding in their area over the last few days.
Torrential rain expected in South West England, South Wales and South West Scotland.