, 65, died after being hit by a scooter earlier this month in New York City
Following the hit-and-run on June 4, the actor from "Gone Girl
" was taken to the hospital
with a traumatic brain injury
The actress's rep confirmed her death
on Monday, telling Entertainment
Tonight, "We are heartbroken over Lisa's tragic and senseless passing. She was a woman of great spirit, kindness
, and generosity, dedicated to her work
, whether on stage or in front of a camera, and especially to her wife, family, and friends
“We consider ourselves fortunate to have had her in our lives.”
Following the incident, no arrests have yet been made.
Banes' friend and singer Jill Sobule reacted to the news
by tweeting photos
of the two together:
Lisa Banes was magnificent, hilarious, and big-hearted - always helped me through the tough times - and she was so beloved by so many pic.twitter.com/85IL2OZKMd — jillsobule (@jillsobule) June 15, 2021
The actor was on her way to meet her wife, Kathryn Kranhol, when she was hit by a scooter while crossing the street.
The scooter's driver fled the scene and is being sought by the NYPD
Banes is best known for her role as Maybeth Elliott in 2014's "Gone Girl," in which she co-starred with Ben Affleck
and Rosamund Pike, as well as her co-starring role in 1988's "Cocktail," in which she co-starred with Tom Cruise
. She's also appeared on TV shows such as "Nashville
," "The Orville," "Masters Of Sex
," and "Royal Pains."