fatal stabbing

Police investigate a fatal stabbing in west Edmonton Wednesday morning. (Lydia Neufeld/CBC News)

A  34-year-old man is dead following a stabbing at a west Edmonton truck stop just after 2 a.m. this morning.

Two men got into a fight in the parking lot of West Edmonton Truckland at 168th Street and 118th Avenue, said Staff Sgt.  Barry Maron.

One pulled a knife stabbing the other several times.

The man stumbled into the Super 8 motel, where police found him.

He was taken to the Royal Alexandra Hospital where he died of his injuries.

An autopsy is scheduled for this afternoon.