Johannesburg - Operations at the Benoni Fire Station came to a standstill on Monday morning after protesting community members damaged the building,Ekurhuleni Disaster and Emergency Management Services said in a statement.
In a statement, it said the incident occurred at around 8.15am.
"Stones and various assortments of objects were used to break newly revamped machine bay doors and office windows," the statement said.
According to the statement, the protesters were from Actonville and were on their way to the Customer Care Centre in the Benoni CBD.
The extent of the damage was still undetermined. Emergency operations had been suspended until the situation was normalised.