The incident happened around 2.25pm on the northbound carriageway on Thursday, April 28.
A Citroen Nemo van, a Jaguar XF and a grey Vauxhall Astra, which left the scene, were involved.
The driver of the Jaguar, a 77-year-old man, suffered a broken arm and was taken to hospital for treatment.
Police are appealing for the driver of the grey Astra to contact them.
They are also appealing for any witnesses or anyone who may know the identity of the Astra driver to get in touch with them.
Anyone with information can contact PC Nicole Lantsbery, from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit, on the non-emergency number 101, quoting incident number 070637.