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Police confirmed that a man jumped on to the tracks and was fatally struck by a train at the Forest Hills-71st Avenue subway station early Saturday, causing significant delays for morning commuters.

A police spokesperson could not confirm the identity of the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Just after 9 a.m., the MTA reported that the E and F trains have resumed regular service and notified straphangers to expect delays.

This story was updated with new information at 10 a.m. Saturday morning.

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