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: Primary Election Day Guide For Voters In New York
Banes has been in dozens of TV shows and movies, including “Gone Girl” and “A Cure for Wellness.”READ MORE: NYC Mayoral Candidates Make Last-Minute Push For Votes Ahead Of Tuesday's Primary
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: More Violence On Subways: Police Say Tourist Hit With Bottle, Man Slashed In Separate Attacks
Police are still looking for the scooter operator.