Survivor of the Cambria Mill Explosion Takes First Steps

Special Report Collin VanderGailen Video

As OSHA determines the cause of the deadly explosion that killed five workers at Didion Milling Plant, CBS 58 is continuing to follow the journey of one man who survived the blast. Collin VanderGailen, 23, wasn’t working his normal shift when he was thrown under a train car at the plant in May. He lost both of his legs in the blast…

Victim of Cambria Mill Explosion Fitted with Prosthetic Legs

Just over two months after having his legs amputated after an explosion at the Didion Milling Plant in Cambria, WI, Collin Vander Galien is fitted with prostheses at Sisson Mobility Restoration Center in Monona. We will be sure to share all of the amazing articles regarding Collin’s progress, we wish him the very best and will continue to work with him as…

Wisconsin Mill Explosion Victim Continues Recovery

A Wisconsin man is continuing to recover after losing both his legs in a mill explosion earlier this year. Collin Vander Galien of Randolph received prosthetic legs last week. They cost a total of $160,000, the Wisconsin State Journal reported. The 23-year-old lost his legs during the Didion Milling Plant explosion in Cambria in May. The explosion killed five workers and injured…