She was 65 years old.
“We are saddened by the tragic and senseless passing of Lisa,” her manager David Williams said in a statement. “She was a woman of great spirit, kindness and generosity and was dedicated to her work, whether on stage or in front of the camera and even more so to her wife, family and friends. We were blessed to have her in our lives.”
Bynes’ family is joined by his wife, Katherine Cranhold, who paid tribute in a touching post on Twitter.
“The scooter then fled the location while heading north. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing,” the NYPD said in a release.
Williams previously told CNN that her understanding was that Baines was on her way to Juilliard, her alma mater, and the Lincoln Center Theater when she was injured.
CNN’s Lisa France contributed to this report.