The woman was identified by policee as Della Jean Brown, 36, of Concord.
Brown was driving northbound on Rutherford Street SW about 9:20 a.m. when her vehicle crashed into a 1998 Ford F150 Econoline van.
Brown was driving a 2012 Suzuki Kizashi.
It appeared as if Brown’s vehicle crossed the center line just before the crash, police said.
Brown was rushed to CMC-Northeast. She died a short time later.
The other driver, a 32-year-old Concord woman, was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, police said.