NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A family friend confirms a woman seriously hurt in a hit-and-run on the Upper West Side on Friday night is well-known actress Lisa Banes.
The 65-year-old from Los Angeles was in the city to take part in a production by the Manhattan Theater Club.READ MORE: Police: Man Stabbed In Head With Machete After Argument At Walmart In Kearny, N.J.
Banes has been in dozens of TV shows and movies, including “Gone Girl” and “A Cure for Wellness.”READ MORE: NYC Teacher, Principal Unions Warn Of School Staffing Shortages When Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect; De Blasio Says Substitutes Standing By
She was crossing Amsterdam Avenue at 64th Street when police say she was struck by someone on a motorized scooter.
Banes suffered head trauma.MORE NEWS: Gabby Petito Funeral Arrangements Announced As Search Continues For Brian Laundrie
Police are still looking for the scooter operator.