The Contra Costa County Coroner’s Office identified the person killed Sunday morning in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 242 near Concord.
Cassandra Spain, 62, of Santa Rosa, was headed south near the Clayton Road exit in Concord at 7:36 a.m. when her Ford sedan collided with a BMW SUV.
CHP said Spain was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the BMW was not injured.
The crash is still under investigation. Anyone who may have information about the crash can contact CHP Contra Costa in Martinez at (925) 646-4980 or email your contact information to 320Investigations@chp.ca.gov to be contacted by the investigating officer.