Police were called to reports of a stabbing on Park Lane at about 9.10pm last night, Thursday.
Emergency services attended the scene and a male victim was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
An arrest was made following the incident.
A Greater Manchester Police spokesperson said: “A short time later, the male suspect became seriously unwell and despite best efforts of officers and emergency services at the scene, the male sadly died.
“An investigation has been launched and officers will remain at the scene to conduct further enquiries.”