Wellington Police Officer Mike Tredway escaped serious injury when he was struck by a car at 7:45 a.m.

Tredway was directing eastbound traffic in the aftermath of an earlier traffic accident near the area of  US 160 and Boundary Road at 7:45 a.m. when a 2004 Ford Taurus, driven by a Wellington resident, struck him on his right side.  He was treated at the scene and taken to a Sumner County Regional Medical Center as a precaution, and later released.

Tredway has been with Wellington Police since 1998.