FAIR LAWN, NJ - Police closed Route 208 North at Maple Avenue after discovering concrete falling from the overpass before 2:00 p.m. Monday. 

The closure caused a massive backup on Route 208 especially through rush hour. New Jersey Department of Transportation was on the scene assessing the overpass. 

Northbound traffic was being diverted onto Maple Avenue through the rush hour.

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