Battle Creek firefighters were able to quickly arrive at a house fire and keep damage to a minimum. It started Saturday around 3:38 p.m. Firefighters were able to get to the duplex on Sherman Drive in just 3 minutes. They rescued a cat, and no one was hurt. Crews were able to keep damage contained to the basement, where the blaze started. Total losses were estimated at around $11,000. Investigators think an electrical problem sparked the flames.