A 17-year-old from Burr Ridge was charged with underage consumption of alcohol and underage possession of tobacco at about 12:10 a.m. Sunday.
The teenager waved down a patrol car after he lost control of his vehicle and it slid into a snowbank at Seventh and Lincoln streets in Hinsdale
The officer reported the teenager was under the influence of alcohol and had a package of cigarettes and chewing tobacco.
He also was cited for improper lane use.
After being charged, he was released to his parent’s custody.