Howard was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The accident happened about 12:05 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 18.
Police said a 2002 Chevrolet S-10 was traveling south on Chalkley Road when it crossed into the northbound lanes and struck a 2006 GMC Denali head-on.
Both drivers were transported to VCU Medical Center.
The other driver sustained non-life threatening injuries.
Police continue their investigation into this crash.