A carols by candlelight event has ended in tragedy with the death of a man at Ipswich, west of Brisbane.
Police said the 20-year-old was crushed while dismantling a merry-go-round ride at Collingwood Park State School last night.
He died at the scene.
The accident happened after 9:00pm (AEST) while the rides were being packed up.
The carols event had concluded and most people attending the event had gone home.