The incident involved a black Volkswagen van which had travelled along Dunkeswick Lane and a blue Vauxhall Vectra travelling towards Pool-in-Wharfedale.
As a result of the collision, a 44-year-old man from Middlesbrough, driving the Vauxhall, and a passenger in the Volkswagen, a 22-year-old Harrogate man, suffered minor injuries which did not require medical treatment.
Traffic Constable Stuart Holden, of North Yorkshire Police’s Roads Policing Group, said:
If you were in the area at the time and witnessed the collision or saw either of the vehicles prior to the incident, I urge you to contact the police as soon as possible.
Anyone who can help with this investigation is asked to contact Harrogate police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Stuart Holden. Alternatively information can be emailed to email@example.com, quoting reference number 12130104636.