EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — One man was rushed to the hospital burns following an early morning fire.

Crews responded to a home on Weeden Avenue around 4:30 a.m. Thursday morning.

Fire officials tell Eyewitness News the fire was quickly knocked down and that there were no other people living in the home.

Two dogs were able to escape the home unharmed.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.