Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) has a black eye and had to get stitches after a fall that knocked him unconscious.

Source: Cristina Laila

Romney, 73, said he fell down while visiting his son in Boston over the weekend, however he did not elaborate on his accident.

“I took a fall, knocked me unconscious but I’m doing better.” Romney told the Capitol press pool on Monday.

Romney cracked a joke about CPAC, “I had kind of a tough, tough weekend. You see that?” Romney said. “I went to CPAC, that was a problem.”