'Tough as nails': Swansea identity, 83, recovering after hit-and-run

Madeline Link
Updated February 29 2024 - 6:42pm, first published 4:00pm
Swansea resident John Mclain in hospital (left) after the incident and doing what he loves most (right). Pictures supplied
Swansea resident John Mclain in hospital (left) after the incident and doing what he loves most (right). Pictures supplied

A SUSPECTED hit-and-run by a bike rider that saw 83-year-old Swansea local legend John Mclain hospitalised with a fractured cheekbone, rib and a bleed in his sinus has left the community reeling.

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Madeline Link

Madeline Link

Journalist

Madeline Link is a journalist at the Newcastle Herald, with a focus on Lake Macquarie City Council. To keep up with my stories, follow my Twitter @madeline_link, for tips email madeline.link@newcastleherald.com.au.

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