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5th Worker Dies After Wisconsin Mill Explosion

Carlos Nunez Dies Friday At Hospital From Injuries Sustained In May Explosion

Didion Milling Plant damage
Photo courtesy of CBS 58

A Wisconsin company says a fifth worker has died after an explosion last month at its corn milling plant.

Carlos “Charly” Nunez died Friday at a hospital from injuries he suffered in the May 31 explosion at the plant in Cambria, according to Didion Milling officials. The community is about 45 miles northeast of Madison.

The blast and fire occurred as employees were working the overnight shift.

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Didion Milling employs more than 200 in facilities in Johnson Creek, Cambria and Markesan.