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Man Fatally Struck by F Train at East Broadway Station, MTA Says

By Ben Fractenberg | July 11, 2017 3:42pm | Updated on July 12, 2017 7:48am
 A man was fatally struck by an F train at the East Broadway station Tuesday afternoon.
A man was fatally struck by an F train at the East Broadway station Tuesday afternoon.
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MANHATTAN — A man was fatally struck by an F train at the East Broadway station Tuesday afternoon, officials said.

The man was hit by the southbound train about 3:13 p.m. and pronounced dead at the station, the FDNY and MTA said.

An NYPD spokesman said Wednesday morning that the man jumped in front of the train.

Service was disrupted for a couple of hours and resumed at the station at about 5:10 p.m., according to the MTA.