Lisa Banes, 'Gone Girl' actress, has died following hit and run accident

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(CNN)Actress Lisa Banes, who appeared successful galore tv bid and films similar "Gone Girl," died Monday aft suffering injuries sustained from being deed by a scooter successful New York City earlier this month, the NYPD and a instrumentality enforcement authoritative told CNN Tuesday.

She was 65.

"We are heartsick implicit Lisa's tragic and senseless passing," David Williams, her manager, said successful a statement. "She was a pistillate of large spirit, kindness and generosity and dedicated to her work, whether connected signifier oregon successful beforehand of a camera and adjacent much truthful to her wife, household and friends. We were blessed to person had her successful our lives.

    Banes is survived by her wife, Kathryn Kranhold, who paid tribute successful a touching station connected Twitter.

      Banes suffered terrible caput trauma aft being struck by a scooter that ran a reddish airy successful Manhattan's Upper West connected June 4. She was hospitalized instantly pursuing the incident, constabulary said.

      "The scooter past fled the location, continuing northbound bound. There are nary arrests and the probe remains ongoing," the NYPD said successful a release.

      Williams antecedently told CNN his knowing was that Banes was connected her mode to sojourn Juilliard, her alma mater, and Lincoln Center Theater erstwhile she was injured.

      Banes, a autochthonal of Ohio, began her acting vocation successful the 1980s, according to IMDB. She starred alongside Tom Cruise successful the 1988 movie "Cocktail" and played the concerned, prickly parent Marybeth Elliott successful the 2014 movie "Gone Girl." Her TV appearances see roles successful "Royal Pains," "Masters of Sex" and "Nashville."

        On stage, she has performed successful the plays "High Society," "Arcadia" and "Rumors" and won a Theatre World Award for her relation successful "Look Back successful Anger," according to Playbill.

        CNN's Lisa France contributed to this report.

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