The motive force from the Ford, a nearby lady, was pronounced dead in the scene.
A blue Ford Fiesta along with a blue BMW 1 series crashed on Otley Road in the junction with Cold Bath Road at approximately 7am.
Officials are appealing for anybody who observed the crash, or saw either from the automobiles involved in advance, to make contact with them.
Anybody with details are requested to dial 101, select option 2 and request the main Collision Analysis Team. Please quote reference number 12160146200.
Three guys have been arrested on suspicion of drink driving and causing dying by harmful driving following a fatal crash in Harrogate today.
A police spokesperson stated the 3 males are still in child custody.