Moravia, IA- Moravia, Iowa, WHOTV – Police are investigating a house explosion over that happened over the weekend.The explosionhappened in Moravia, in Appanoose County.A teen is lucky to be alive.

A natural gas explosion blew the Miller family home to bits. 15 year old Derrick Miller was the only person home at the time.Derrick was in his bedroom sleeping in at the time of the explosion.Amazingly, he escaped with only a scratch.

Derek’s dad had just taken their baby out of the house when the explosion happened.The mother of the family was at work.