As a child Wally West idolized the Flash and wished to become him when he grew up. Discouraged by his parents Wally was lonely and depressed as a child. One summer Wally was sent to his aunt Iris' house where he met Barry Allen the current Flash. Because of a freak accident in Allen's lab Wally was given the same powers as Flash. Wally became the Kid Flash. After Allen was killed in an attack on Earth Wally became the new Flash

Vital Facts

  • Real Name: Wally West
  • Occupation: Mechanic
  • Base of Operations: Keystone City
  • Eyes: Green
  • Hair: Red
  • Height: 6 ft
  • Weight: 190 lbs


  • Incredibly Fast
  • Able to reach the speed of light