A van crashed into an outbuilding late last night (Sunday).
Emergency services were called out to the incident at 10.11pm to Hemingbrough near Selby.
The driver had managed to get out of the vehicle when a fire crew from Selby arrived.
But the collision had caused considerable damage to the building.
A North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service spokesperson said: “The crew made the scene safe by isolating the battery and demolishing what was left of the outbuilding.”