Fire damages home, restaurant in East Providence

A fire damaged a home and nearby pizza restaurant in East Providence, but officials say no one was injured.

Firefighters were called to a burning house off Taunton Avenue at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Officials said the fire caused major damage to the home and spread to the back side of the Boston House of Pizza before it was put out.

Fire officials said no one was in the house at the time of the fire, and the damage to the restaurant was minor.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.