Synopsis: Barry Allen was just 11 when his mother was killed and his father (Shipp) was falsely convicted of the murder. Now a driven CSI forensic scientist, Barry (Gustin) continues to search for clues to her murder. When a revolutionary new particle accelerator is turned on, something goes wrong, and the resulting explosion creates a freak storm, during which Barry is struck by lightning. After 9 months in a coma, Barry awakens to discover he now has the power of super speed. Now, Barry uses his newfound gift of speed to protect the innocent as The Flash.