Raymond "Ray" Terrill was a reporter who discovered a group of government scientists working on a secret project to turn light into a weapon of mass destruction. But before he could report on his findings, the project head exposed Ray to a "genetic light bomb". The bomb failed to kill him and instead gifted Ray with light-based powers. With these abilities, Ray realized he could go beyond reporting on injustice – he could take action to help stop it. Calling himself The Ray, he was recruited by Uncle Sam and the Freedom Fighters to fight violence and oppression wherever it exists.
In Tulsa of Earth-X a branch of Freedom Fighters consisting of The Ray, Dollman, Phantom Lady, Black Condor and Red Tornado are fighting Schutzstaffel squad led by Overgirl, Black Arrow and Blitzkrieg over lives of ceveral civilians.
As The Ray gets wounded trying to save Red Tornado, Vibe intervenes in the fight breaching him to Earth One.
Ray Terrill gets fired from his job while the opportunity of a lifetime breaches in his life.
Ray Terrill tries to make sense of what happened to him and discovers that he now has superpowers.
As John helps Ray to understand his superpowers and persuades him to approach Jacob, Team Flash notices the suspicious radioactivity over Tulsa, a result of Ray's powers.