LAGUNA BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Two hikers found the body of a man Thursday morning on the Willow Canyon Trail at Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, authorities said.

The body was discovered around 8:30 a.m.

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Officials described him as a 44-year-old homeless man.

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His identity was withheld until his next of kin could be notified.

The cause of death is pending an autopsy by the Orange County coroner’s office.

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Laguna Beach detectives are investing the death.