A HEARTBROKEN girlfriend arrived home from holidays to be told her boyfriend had died in a horror car crash.
Simon Hand (24) and his pal Dean Cullen (21) lost their lives when the car smashed into a tree.
The young Dublin men were travelling in a Mini Cooper which belonged to Simon's girlfriend Aideen Lynch.
Aideen was returning from a break in New York when the tragedy happened and left a tribute at the crash site in Hartstown today.
"Love u baby always. Gonna miss u so much. From your baby Aideen, RIP babe," it said.