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NYC hit-and-run: Actress Lisa Banes dies after being struck by scooter in New York City – Fresno, California

Fresno, California 2021-06-15 05:29:22 –

New York-Actress Lisa Banes died in a hit-and-run scooter attack in New York City earlier this month.

She was 65 years old.

Her spokeswoman, David Williams, said in a statement Monday, “We are heartbroken by Lisa’s tragic and meaningless death. She is a woman of great spirit, kindness and generosity. Yes, I was devoted to her work, both on stage and in front of the camera, especially for her wife, family and friends. I was happy to welcome her in our lives. “

Baines was attacked by a scooter around 7:30 pm on June 4th It is located at the intersection of Amsterdam Avenue and West 64th Street in Manhattan.

According to Williams, the actress crossed Amsterdam Avenue on her way to her school, The Juilliard School.

Williams said Bain was taken to Mount Sinai Morningside Hospital for treatment of a “serious injury.”

According to police, the person on the scooter escaped from the scene. There were no arrests.

Baines has appeared in numerous television shows and films, including a supporting role in “Gone Girl” starring Ben Affleck in 2014 and “Cocktail” with Tom Cruise in 1988.

On television, Bain played roles in “Nashville,” “Madam Secretary,” “Masters of Sex,” and “NCIS.”

“I’m deeply saddened by the news that Lisa Banes has died,” Seth MacFarlane tweeted. “I was fortunate to be able to work with her in Orville last year. Her presence, charm, skills and talent on the stage are only comparable to her unwavering kindness and kindness to all of us. I did. A tremendous loss … “

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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