EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ An East Providence woman has been hospitalized after being pulled from her burning home by a neighbor.
The fire broke out just after 1 a.m. Wedensday in a single-family home on Oak Crest Drive.
WPRI-TV reports the neighbor, who did not want his name used, helped the woman escape the fire through a window.
She was taken to a local hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.
Fire officials say she was the only person in the house.
It took firefighters just a half hour to bring the blaze under control, but the home was severely damaged.
The cause of the fire had not been immediately determined.