Actress Lisa Banes, best known for her role in popular films such as “Gone Girl” and “Cocktail,” was hospitalized in a very serious condition after being injected in a crash accident in New York City. The accident happened Friday night when Banes, 65, was crossing a street near Lincoln Center and was hit by a motorcycle scooter driver who allegedly crashed. Authorities found him lying on Banes Street with “severe head trauma,” the New York Police Department (NYPD) said in a statement to Variety.
“Upon arrival, officers saw a 65-year-old female pedestrian lying on the road with severe head trauma. The EMS responded to the location and took the assisted woman to Sinai Saint Luke Hospital, where she remains in a serious condition, ”the document says.
The investigation is ongoing and the NYPD has not made any arrests so far. In the thriller “Gone Girl” directed by David Fincher, in the role of the mother of the character named Banes Essays, played by Rosamund Pike.
He is also known for his recurring roles in shows such as “The King of Queens,” “Masters of Sex,” “Six Feet Under,” “Nashville” and “Royal Pains” and plays in the theater.