Did you hit it on a rail? Or Impact IT Into the ground?
Then no. Not covered.
They'll know. And saying "I was just riding along and....." will get you laughed at. It's the most used excuse to any Warranty dept.
I would have your shop deal with it. They have a stronger "voice" with this sorta thing they may be able to push it through.
Buy it online? Support your local board shop next time.