Flash #70 variant cover (image differs from one shown)
Written by Joshua Williamson
Art by Christian Duce
Cover by Dan Mora
'The Flash Year One' starts here! Barry Allen feels helpless in his life in Central City. As a forensic scientist, he's always catching criminals after they've committed their crimes. All that changes one fateful night when Barry is struck by a bolt of lightning and doused in chemicals. When he wakes from a coma, he realizes he can run at incredible speeds. Can Barry master these powers and be the hero his city needs...or will the powers burn through him?