Rustenburg - Police used rubber bullets to disperse protesters in Rustenburg in the North West on Monday.
Protesters, who are demanding low-cost housing, barricaded the R565 road linking Rustenburg and Sun City with burning tyres, rocks and tree logs at Boshoek near Ledig.
The protesters fled into the open fields towards Rasimone mine as police used crowd control weapons to dispersed them.
Brigadier Sabata Mokgwabone said no arrests were made.
Community leader Daphney Semakane said they have been waiting for low-cost houses since 2014.