Police were searching for the driver after a car crashed last night (Thursday).
It happened in the Strensall area around 8.30pm.
A North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service spokesperson said: “Huntington crew attended following a report from police of smoke issuing from a vehicle.
“On arrival, crew confirmed this to be a single vehicle road traffic collision.
“Crews assisted police in attempting to locate occupant of vehicle, using a thermal image camera. Crew also made vehicle safe using small tools.”