A young man has been stabbed to death in a late night-attack as two women watched on in horror.
A homicide investigation was launched into his death in the North Queensland town of Ingham on Sunday night.
Police said the 20-year-old local man was walking along Mcilwraith Street with two women about 11.30pm when the group were confronted by another man.
Queensland Police have launched a homicide investigation into the stabbing death of a man in Ingham in North Queensland (stock image)
An altercation erupted between the two men, which resulted in the 20-year-old being stabbed in stomach.
Police gave first aid to the man at the scene before he was rushed to Ingham Hospital in a critical condition, where he died an hour later.
A crime scene was established and investigations are ongoing, but no one has been arrested.
Police urge anyone with information or may have CCTV or dash cam footage to call them.