A 38-year-old man is dead after a stabbing near Lytton on Friday night.

It happened on a rural property on Two Mile Road at about 7:45 p.m., according to Southeast District RCMP.

Police said the victim was rushed to hospital, but couldn't be saved. 

A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection to the death, RCMP said in a statement.

Police have not released the names of the victim or the arrested man.

The incident is being investigated by the RCMP Southeast District Major Crimes Unit, along with the Lytton RCMP detachment.