Window falls from shop and smashes onto busy Aberdeen street By Ben Hendry September 4, 2018, 9:09 am Updated: September 4, 2018, 10:22 am [[title]] [[text]] An error occurred. Please try again. [[success]] Email address Sign up Police have sealed off a stretch of pavement on Aberdeen’s main thoroughfare after a huge glass window fell and smashed onto the street. The window of the former Nationwide building society premises on the west end of Union Street collapsed at 11.30pm last night and police were called to “make the spot safe”. The scene of the incident on Union Street A stretch of the pavement has now been cordoned off with police tape and a large metal fence has been erected around the front of the shop. A police spokeswoman said: “A window had fallen out of a building and we just made it safe.” Already a subscriber? Sign in [[title]] [[text]] Close More from the Press and Journal Union Terrace: Busy Aberdeen street reduced to one-way traffic causing travel disruption Analysis: Union Street row is the starter gun in Aberdeen council election race Majority of Aberdeen councillors vote for debate on reopening Union Street – but it won’t happen Facebook fury about closed Union Street – but does silent majority back traffic ban?