Sydney teen fights for life after been stabbed 12 times

A Sydney teenager is fighting for life after he was stabbed multiple times during a large fight between two groups on Friday morning.

According to police, emergency services were called to Parnell Street just before 2.30am after reports a man had been stabbed.

There are reports two large groups of men were believed to be fighting when the 18-year-old was stabbed up to 12 times.


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Paramedics treated the teen at the scene for stab wounds to his back and arms before taking him to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in a critical condition.

Police established a crime scene and officers from Burwood Local Command are investigating the incident.

No arrests have yet been made but police say they are speaking to a number of people.

Any witnesses to the fight or people with information are urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.