It involved a grey Vauxhall Corsa being driven by an 82-year-old man from Easingwold and a silver Land Rover Discovery driven by a 35-year-old woman from Dishforth.
The driver of the Corsa was taken to York District Hospital where he remains in a stable condition. The woman driving the Land Rover was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where she was treated for serious but non life threatening injuries before being released.
Traffic Constable Steve Wood, of North Yorkshire Police’s Roads Policing Group, said:
Anyone who can help the police with their enquiries is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, press option 2 and ask for Steve Wood. Alternatively information can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number 12120177953.