Cut truss in attic...

What do you guys think? Found this in an attic today. Obvious defect, but would call in a structural engineer for this or would that be over board? I know your not supposed to modify trusses…how much until you recommend the engineers usually?





It is hard to tell in your picture what is going on. It looks like the king post was removed in some trusses and moved, or added, in others.

A truss is an engineered system and that appears to have been modified. I would leave it to the engineer to decipher.

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