COSTNER AVOIDS CRASH

DADDY'S LITTLE DRIVER:

Close call for Kevin Costner, who took 16-year-old daughter Annie for a driving lesson -- and nearly ended up off a cliff! They were on Mulholland Drive -- one of California's twistier roads -- when an oncoming truck headed right at them. Kevin grabbed the wheel from her, swerved the car to avoid a crash -- then braked to a stop just inches from a cliff. After a tense moment, Kevin asked Annie why she hadn't reacted. Said Annie: "Oops!"