Firefighters work to extinguish a fire that collapsed a metal building in the 500 block of Valleydale Road in northwest Charlotte on May 13, 2015. Charlotte Fire has received the highest rating possible from the Insurance Services Office.
Firefighters work to extinguish a fire that collapsed a metal building in the 500 block of Valleydale Road in northwest Charlotte on May 13, 2015. Charlotte Fire has received the highest rating possible from the Insurance Services Office. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
Firefighters work to extinguish a fire that collapsed a metal building in the 500 block of Valleydale Road in northwest Charlotte on May 13, 2015. Charlotte Fire has received the highest rating possible from the Insurance Services Office. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

Fire Department’s new rating could mean lower insurance rates

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