A 54-year-old man died overnight outside Los Angeles City Hall.
There's a homeless encampment that pops up nightly in front of City Hall.
This morning, as city employees came to work, they could see the blanket-covered body.
The latest count indicates there are about 59,000 homeless people in LA County. The number of homeless deaths has doubled over the past five years.
Close to a thousand homeless people have already died this year.
The LA Times reports roughly three people die on the streets each day.