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Florida Mayor Knocked Out by Angry Resident During Town Hall

It's unclear whether the mayor of Windermere, FL was punched or pushed, but what is clear is that he was left unconscious after a fracas at a town hall meeting.

WFTS reports:

Officials say it not clear whether Mayor Gary Bruhn fell or was pushed Tuesday night as he exchanged words with Roland Bernier. But he crashed into a table and fell to the floor, where he was briefly unconscious.

The confrontation came after the mayor questioned [city manager] Cecilia Bernier's management abilities, blaming her for a police scandal among other things.

That's when officials say Roland Bernier came to the podium and made accusations about the mayor's private life.

Bruhn was taken to a hospital in Ocoee. There was no word on his condition.

The accusations levied by the manager's husband included drunk driving and marital infidelity:

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