They then drive into town. Tom then finds out Daisy wants to leave him and get upset. He tell Daisy and Gatsby to drive back home where they will discuss it. However, Daisy driving Gatsby yellow car, runs over Myrtle by accident. Tom then tells the mechanic that it was Gatsby who ran over Myrtle.
In the end, as Gatsby is swimming at home, the mechanic shows up and shoots him in revenge. Nick is heartbroken, confused and sad. He sells everything and moves back to Midwest.