Can an accident to the rear tire cause a bad transfer case?

If the vehicle is all wheel drive, having one tire that is smaller than the others (different size or less tread) can damage a transfer case.
If the vehicle is all wheel drive, having one tire that is smaller than the others (different size or less tread) can damage a transfer case.

If the vehicle is all wheel drive, having one tire that is smaller than the others (different size or less tread) can damage a transfer case.
If the vehicle is all wheel drive, having one tire that is smaller than the others (different size or less tread) can damage a transfer case.